Silver Cross Nurses Hold Food Drive for Area Food Pantries/Co-Workers
Joliet, IL (December 17, 2010)— In the spirit of helping others, Silver Cross employees donated hundreds of food items to fellow hospital employees in need of assistance and to the Morning Star Mission and Spanish Center food pantries.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in January
Joliet, IL (December 16, 2010)— 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 birthing suites. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Silver Cross Employees Climb Chicago’s Willis Tower to Raise Funds for Rehabilitation Research
Joliet, IL (December 15, 2010) — Employees from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital participated in the Second Annual SkyRise Chicago event by raising over $2,300 and climbing all 103 flights of stairs in the Willis Tower. This event will fuel RIC’s cutting-edge patient care and innovative rehabilitation research, offering thousands of adults and children the greatest hope for the future.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in January
Joliet, IL (December 15, 2010)— Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. If you are not sure if you are at risk for heart disease, now is the time to find out with a Baseline Cardiac Risk Assessment held in the LaVerne and Dorothy Brown Cardiovascular Institute at Silver Cross Hospital, 1300 Copperfield Ave., Joliet, Silver Cross Health Center in Homer Glen at 12701 W. 143rd St., and Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health, 1870 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox.
Silver Cross Physicians Reach 2,000 Surgeries Milestone
Dr. Christopher Joyce and Dr. Brian Lahmann are now in an elite class of surgical teams in the nation to surpass 2,000 bariatric surgeries
Joliet, IL (December 8, 2010)- Christopher Joyce, M.D., F.A.C.S. and Brian Lahmann M.D., F.A.C.S. , bariatric surgeons with BMI Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital, continue to be pioneers in bariatric medicine as they recently achieved the elite milestone of performing over 2,000 weight loss surgeries.