Childerguild Raises over $159,000 for Silver Cross at Annual Ball
Hospital Honored Dr. Paul Morimoto and Terry D’Arcy at Annual Ball
New Lenox, IL (November 25, 2013)—Over 450 friends of Silver Cross Hospital attended the 85th annual Childerguild Ball November 23 at the Odyssey Country Club and enjoyed wonderful food and dancing. The premiere event of the holiday season raised over $159,000 which will be used to support women’s and children’s programs and services at the new Silver Cross Hospital.
Gastrointestinal Cancer Series Concludes Dec. 5 With Esophageal Cancer Session
The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital’s Continuing Medical Education Series Targets Physicians, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 23, 2013)— Presented by Silver Cross CME program and the University of Chicago Medicine, the Gastrointestinal Cancer CME series reviews the latest advances in cancer diagnosis, staging and treatment in pancreatic, colorectal and esophageal cancers. Designed for physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, this series demonstrates how the coordination between different specialists can improve the quality of care and outcomes for cancer patients.
Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in December
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 20, 2013)— Silver Cross Hospital in partnership with BMI Surgery hosts a free Bariatric Support Group for individuals who have undergone weight loss surgery. The meeting will be on Wednesday, Dec. 18, from 6 to 9 p.m. in Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. First time participants should call (815) 717-8744 for more information.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in December
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 20, 2013)— Silver Cross offers free blood pressure checks daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Silver Cross Health Center, 12701 W. 143rd St., Homer Glen. Walk-ins welcomed. For more information, call (708) 364-6337.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in December
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 18, 2013)— Silver Cross offers an array of classes to help new parents prepare and expect the best from their birthing experience in the hospital’s beautiful Women and Infant Services Birthing Center. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org/specialdeliveries or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).