Published on June 03, 2022

Silver Cross Center for Advanced Wound Healing Receives Clinical Distinction Award; Welcomes New Program Director

Silver Cross Hospital is pleased to announce the Silver Cross Center for Advanced Wound Healing is a recipient of RestorixHealth’s Clinical Distinction Award. Recipients of this award meet or exceed national quality benchmarks over a set period of time. 


Mo Aloriqat
Mounes (Mo) Aloriqat, RN, BSN, is the new Program Director for the Silver Cross Center for Advanced Wound Healing in New Lenox.

“This achievement reaffirms the quality of care the Silver Cross Wound Center provides its patients every day,” said Medical Director Erik Borncamp, M.D. “Despite a daunting pandemic, we have been able to maintain clinical excellence and I am proud to be a recipient of an award that recognizes the hard work and dedication of our staff.” 

RestorixHealth launched its Clinical Distinction recognition program to recognize those centers that have demonstrated success by meeting or exceeding patient safety goals along with a 90% healing rate. 

In addition to receiving the award, the Silver Cross Center for Advanced Wound Healing is pleased to welcome Mounes (Mo) Aloriqat, RN, BSN, as its new Program Director. 

Aloriqat received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Jordan University of Science and Technology in Jordan. He joins the Wound Center with more than 15 years of nursing experience in various departments. 

“I am passionate about healthy living, education and caring for others, but improving the lives of patients is at the core of why I became a nurse,” said Aloriqat. “I believe being a nurse equipped me with the right mindset to want to offer anything I can to help improve patient outcomes and to make positive changes in their lives.” 

Clinical Distinction AwardThe Silver Cross Wound Center is dedicated to optimizing outcomes and preventing lower limb loss in those patients with non-healing wounds. The approach to wound care is aggressive and comprehensive, coordinating traditional and advanced therapies and techniques that are proven to reduce healing time and improve healing rates. 

The center is staffed with a multidisciplinary team of physicians along with nurses and technicians with advanced training in wound care and hyperbaric medicine. Integrating a team of wound care professionals optimizes patient care, while offering the most advanced healing options. 

The Silver Cross Center for Advanced Wound Healing is located at 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox, IL (on the Silver Cross Hospital campus) and is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 815-300-5997 or visit https://www.silvercross.org/care-treatment/wound-care/.

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.