Heart Attack Symptoms Motivates Local Man to have Weight Loss Surgery
BMI Surgery at Silver Cross helps Elwood resident live a healthier life after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 13, 2015)—When 355 pound Les James arrived in the emergency room with a tingling in his arm and pain in his chest, the 38-year-old thought for sure he was having a heart attack.
Silver Cross Hosts Internal Medicine Symposium for Physicians, Nurses & Allied Health Professionals
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 12, 2015)—Silver Cross Hospital will host an Internal Medicine Symposium – Five Things You Need to know on Saturday, Sept. 26 for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and allied health professionals. The free educational event will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Advanced registration is required by Sept. 21, 2015. More information is available at www.silvercross.org or by calling 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Silver Cross Hospital Marks 3-Year Anniversary of Robotic Surgery Program Performing over 2,000 Procedures
With one of the busiest robotic surgery programs in the Chicago area, Silver Cross Hospital has performed over 2,000 robotic procedures since the acquisition of the Robotic Surgical System three years ago.
Silver Cross Celebrates Annual World Breastfeeding Week Celebration
New Lenox, IL (August 10, 2015)— In honor of National Breastfeeding Month and World Breastfeeding Week, Silver Cross Hospital Lactation Consultants and the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) raised awareness for breastfeeding during the annual World Breastfeeding Week Celebration. An informative display table, refreshments, and prizes were available on August 5 in the Birthing Center Lobby at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Silver Cross Hospital’s International Board Certified Lactation Consultants answered questions and provided information to hospital visitors and staff members who visited the display.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to Joliet’s National Hook-Up of Black Women
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 7, 2015)—The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission gave a $1,000 grant to the National Hook-Up of Black Women (NHBW), Joliet Chapter to provide scholarships to area students. Alejandra Zamudiowas the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship.
- Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission awards Healthcare Scholarships to Local Residents
- Girl Scouts Troop Makes Donation to Pediatric Patients at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital
- Silver Cross Hospital Recertified as a Primary Stroke Center
- Silver Cross Recognizes “Top Docs” for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction