Silver Cross Hospital & Joliet Noon Lions Club Provided Diabetes Screenings to Nearly 160 Area Residents
Joliet, IL (March 30, 2012)—In recognition of the American Diabetes Association’s American Diabetes Alert, the Silver Cross Diabetes Center and the Joliet Noon Lions Club offered free screenings to detect diabetes to nearly 160 area residents on March 27 at Silver Cross Hospital. Participants were offered a Diabetes Risk Test and Blood Glucose Test. In addition, Walgreen’s provided blood pressure screenings to 100 residents.
Silver Cross Diabetes Center Receives Grant to Fight Diabetes
New Lenox, IL (March 28, 2012)— The Silver Cross Diabetes Center was recently awarded a $25,000 grant from the McKesson Foundation to expand the Center’s Diabetes Nutrition Education Program.
Silver Cross Surgeon Named International Delegate for Niti Surgical Solutions’ World Conference for Compression Anastomosis
Dr. Reza Gamagami appointed to consortium to identify colon surgery best practices
New Lenox, IL (March 27, 2012)— In January 2012, NiTi Surgical Solutions appointed Silver Cross Hospital surgeon Reza Gamagami, M.D., as an international delegate for NiTi’s World Conference for Compression Anastomosis (WCCA), a consortium to examine compression anastomosis, which is the connection of two parts of the colon after resection surgery.
Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health Expands Hours of Service
New Lenox, IL (March 21, 2012)— For patients’ convenience, the Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health has expanded its hours of service and is now open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Silver Cross Announces “Name the Robot” Contest Winner
Tinley Park Woman Names da Vinci Surgical System at new Hospital
New Lenox, IL (March 21, 2012)—The new name for a $2 million, state-of-the-art surgical system at Silver Cross Hospital, located at I-355 and Route 6 in New Lenox, is Mia—minimally invasive approach. Tinley Park resident Suzanne Mitchell submitted the name during the community Housewarming Celebration for the new Hospital in February. Mitchell along with more than 8,500 area residents had an opportunity to see Silver Cross’s new da Vinci Surgical System before offering their name recommendations.
- Area Resident ‘Paying It Forward’ To Help Fight Literacy with the National Hook-Up of Black Women & Silver Cross Hospital
- Silver Cross Encore Shop Welcomes Donations and Shoppers
- Childerguild Hosts Book Fair March 26 & 27 at Silver Cross Hospital
- Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in April