Silver Cross Hospital Nurses Receive ExxonMobil Scholarships
New Lenox, IL (October 2, 2014) — ExxonMobil recently awarded $10,000 in scholarships to five Silver Cross Hospital employees to help further their education.
Find Relief from Depression
Silver Cross Hospital hosts Free Screenings on October 7
New Lenox, IL (September 29, 2014) —The majority of people may feel depressed at times. Losing a loved one, getting fired from a job, going through a divorce, and other challenging situations can lead a person to feel sad, lonely, scared, nervous, or anxious. According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, these feelings are normal reactions to life's stressors. However, when changes in mood and behavior interfere with one’s ability to work, sleep, eat, and enjoy fun activities, it could be a sign of depression. Silver Cross is offering a screening to help people find relief to this debilitating illness.
RIC at Silver Cross Offers Free Fall & Balance Screenings in October
New Lenox, IL (September 23, 2014)—According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. And the consequences are great; seniors suffer from 360,000 to 480,000 fall-related fractures each year. To help reduce preventable falls, The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross is offering complimentary Fall and Balance Screenings in October.
Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (September 19, 2014) — Joseph Beck, M.D., board certified psychiatry/neurology and board certified internal medicine physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Beck attended medical school at Finch University Chicago Medical School in North Chicago. He completed an internal medicine/ psychiatry residency at Rush-Presbyterian - St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago; and an addiction psychiatry fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania - School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. His office is located with Joseph Beck, M.D., 15255 S. 94th Street, Orland Park. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 798-9475.
$100 Could Save Your Life!
Silver Cross offers discounted breast and lung cancer screenings for a limited time
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 19, 2014)—Don’t let your health insurance coverage stop you from taking care of yourself. Silver Cross is offering discounted screenings to diagnose breast and lung cancer through Dec. 31, 2014. The cost of each screening is just $100 (including the radiologist fee). Cash, check and credit cards will be accepted at time of appointment. Insurance will not be billed. To schedule an appointment, call (815) 300-7076. A physician’s order is required for both tests.