Blue Island Woman Loses 130 Pounds with Weight Loss Surgery
BMI Surgery offers latest bariatric procedures at new Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (April 13, 2012) — Donna Batchelor, of Blue Island, is no stranger to the power of change. For 66 years, she lived to take care of others, often forgoing her own health and appearance.
Silver Cross Employees Volunteer Overseas on Medical Mission Trip
Joliet, IL (April 12, 2012) — Some people volunteer in their community or another part of the country, but a few area medical professionals felt it was time to help others by venturing to South America to the tropical land of Bolivia.
Silver Cross Hospital’s New Design Aids in Saving Orland Park Woman’s Life
New Lenox, IL (April 11, 2012) — Orland Park resident Dianne D’Andrea suffered for years with pain in her right knee, so she decided to have total knee replacement surgery at the new Silver Cross Hospital. Little did she know the newly designed Procedural Care Unit (PCU), would aid in saving her life. The PCU is a new unit that consolidates all the traditional procedural areas found in hospitals including surgery, endoscopy, interventional cardiology/radiology. The unit was designed to place clinical expertise and equipment with dedicated support services on one integrated “platform” to enhance the delivery of quality care to patients.
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital Celebrates National Occupational Therapy Month
New Lenox , IL (April 6, 2012) — Occupational therapy enables people of all ages live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, prevent—or live better with—injury, illness, or disability. It is a practice deeply rooted in science and is evidence-based, meaning that the plan designed for each individual is supported by data, experience, and “best practices” that have been developed and proven over time.
Celebrity Chef Paula Deen Visits Silver Cross Hospital Patients
New Lenox, IL (April 5, 2012)—Food Network star and celebrity chef Paula Deen stopped by Silver Cross at I-355 and Route 6 in New Lenox yesterday to spread some cheer to patients at the new Hospital. She was accompanied by her husband Michael, brother Bubba, and dignitaries from Harrah’s Joliet Casino and Hotel where she is opening a new restaurant.
- Silver Cross Hospital & Joliet Noon Lions Club Provided Diabetes Screenings to Nearly 160 Area Residents
- Silver Cross Diabetes Center Receives Grant to Fight Diabetes
- Silver Cross Surgeon Named International Delegate for Niti Surgical Solutions’ World Conference for Compression Anastomosis
- Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health Expands Hours of Service