Silver Cross Hospital Earns Three American College of Radiology Accreditations
New Lenox, IL (January 20, 2016) —Silver Cross Hospital has received three gold seals of accreditation as a result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The ACR awarded Silver Cross three-year term accreditations in the following disciplines: breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which offers valuable information about many breast conditions that may not be obtained by other imaging modalities, such as mammography or ultrasound; computed tomography (CT), which — sometimes called CAT scanning — is a noninvasive medical test that helps physicians diagnose and tailor treatments for various medical conditions; and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which is a noninvasive medical test that utilizes magnetic fields to produce anatomical images of internal body parts to help physicians diagnose and treat medical conditions.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides Quality of Life grant to Forest Park Community Center
New Lenox, IL (Jan. 14, 2016)— The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission awarded the Forest Park Community Center $10,700 grant to help fund their “Quality of Life” programs.
Silver Cross Opens New Urgent Care on Joliet’s Westside
New Lenox, IL (Jan. 11, 2016)—No one wants to wait for medical care. At the new Silver Cross Urgent Care, you won’t! Opening Monday, January 18, 2016 in the Silver Cross Professional Building at 1051 Essington Rd., Suite 100, Joliet, patients will receive prompt, compassionate care for sudden illnesses and injuries without the long wait.
Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (January 8, 2016) — Roseann Horan , M.D., board certified family practice physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Horan attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago. She completed a family medicine residency at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn. Her office is located with Women’s Primary Health Partners in the Silver Cross Health Center, 12701 W. 143rd St., Suite 230, Homer Glen. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 301-6702.
Romeoville Man Loses 225 lbs, Gains Active Lifestyle after Weight Loss Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (January 6, 2016) — When Jason Buckholtz weighed over 400 pounds, having an active lifestyle was not an option for him. But life has drastically changed for the 38-year-old Romeoville resident since losing 225 pounds after having weight loss surgery with BMI Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox.