Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (November 12, 2013) —Tomasz Antkowiak, M.D., orthopedic surgery physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Antkowiak attended medical school at Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY. He completed an orthopedic surgery residency at the University of California, Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, CA; and an orthopedic surgery – sports fellowship at Southern California Orthopedic Institute in Van Nuys, CA. His office is located with Oak Orthopedics, 19552 S. Harlem Ave., Frankfort. To schedule an appointment, call (815) 469-3452.
Area Diabetics Attended Free Event at Silver Cross November 9
New Lenox, IL (November 11, 2013)-The Silver Cross Diabetes Center, one of the area’s first American Diabetes Association’s recognized quality comprehensive diabetes management program, welcomed more than 140 participants to the annual Diabetes Fall Festival on Saturday, November 9 at Silver Cross Hospital.
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.