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Silver Cross Elevates Patient Experience with new Room Service Program

(May 31, 2016) — Silver Cross Hospital  continues to enhance the high-quality, personalized care the staff provides daily to their patients with the implementation of the hospital’s new Patient Room Service Program called Season’s Bedside Dining. 

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New Lenox Woman Feels Fabulous after Robotic Hysterectomy at Silver Cross

Midwest Institute of Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross #1 in Chicago area for the most surgeries 

(May 25, 2016)— For 55 year-old Teresa Brennan, the past four years were filled with painful abdominal cramps and exhaustion. She was even anemic due to excessive bleeding during her menstrual cycle. On the recommendation from her neighbor, the New Lenox resident made an appointment with Gamilah Pierre, M.D..  After trying a variety of conservative treatments, Dr. Pierre determined that the best option to relieve Brennan’s discomfort was with a robotic hysterectomy at the Midwest Institute of Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital More hysterectomies are performed at Silver Cross than any other hospital or surgery center in the Chicago metropolitan area. 

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Silver Cross Employees Honored for Milestone Years of Service

(May 18, 2016) – During National Hospital Week, Silver Cross Hospital honored employees who reached milestones of 5 to 45 years of service. Over 200 employees with ten or more years were honored at a special dinner at the Patrick Haley Mansion in Joliet on May 12. Employees with five years of service received a gift of their choice. 

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RIC at Silver Cross Leads Joliet Man on Road to Recovery Following Stroke

Patient pays it forward motivating other stroke survivors with optimistic attitude

Hugo Flores had a big day ahead of him as he planned to go shopping in Chicago.  Waking up, he felt a tingling sensation in his fingers to his toes on the left side of his body.  The 57-year old stumbled to the bathroom where he noticed his lower lip was numb.  Flores suspected he was having a stroke and called 911.   Fortunately, he learned the warning signs through an educational program put on by a previous employer. 

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Routine Colonoscopy Finds Cancer, Robotic Surgery Speeds Recovery

(May 17, 2016) John McEvoy tries to stay in shape.  He walks three miles a day and gets regular physicals and health screenings. So when the 62-year-old Mokena man underwent a routine colonoscopy at nearby Silver Cross Hospital in December, he was surprised when doctors found a cancerous tumor in his colon.  Fortunately, they caught it early and removed the tumor with robotic surgery techniques allowing John a faster recovery. 

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Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care.  These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.