Silver Cross Hospital Recognized as “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures”
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 8, 2013)—Silver Cross was recently named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. The Hospital is one of 35 in Illinois to be recognized for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care patients. The announcement came with the recent release of The Joint Commission’s “Improving America’s Hospitals” annual report.
Silver Cross Wins State Healthcare Marketing Awards
Hospital Recognized in 2013 ISHMPR Pinnacle Awards Ceremony Oct. 25
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 7, 2013)—The Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations (ISHMPR) honored marketing, public relations and communications professionals from across the state at its 2013 Annual Conference and Pinnacle Awards Presentation Oct. 23 to 25 at The Abbey Resort in Fontana, WI. The conference was held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Healthcare Society for Marketing and Public Relations. Silver Cross Hospital received 11 Pinnacle Awards.
Sanitas Medical Group Hosts Grand Opening Nov. 13 at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 7, 2013) – With thankful hearts, Sanitas Medical Group invites patients and the community to a Grand Opening Celebration for their new office on the new Silver Cross Hospital campus. The free event will be held Wednesday, Nov.13 , from 3 to 6 p.m. in Pavilion A, Suite 265, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox.
Prostate Cancer: Is a PSA test worth the trouble?
Silver Cross hosts free lecture about Prostate Health on November 19
Joliet, IL (November 5, 2013)— Prostate cancer remains a leading cause of death among men, but when diagnosed early, can be treatable. The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital is offering a lecture on prostate specific antigen (PSA) screenings that will educate area residents on whether getting screened is worth pursuing.
Grace K. Suh, MD, joins University of Chicago Medicine Cancer Center at Silver Cross
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 30, 2013)—Grace K. Suh, MD, a medical oncologist specializing in breast cancers, issues related to women’s cancers, and the care of patients with complex malignancies, has joined the cancer care team at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, Ill. She will also see patients in the breast-medical oncology clinic at the University of Chicago Medicine in Hyde Park.