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Silver Cross Hospital receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus

Award demonstrates Silver Cross Hospital’s commitment to quality care for stroke patients Silver Cross Hospital has received American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the...

Silver Cross Founders Support Hospital’s Mission with Donation

[caption id="attachment_23844" align="alignright" width="300"] Will County Union of King's Daughters and Sons' members Sue Gonzalez and Karla Farr present Larry Johnson , Vice President of the Foundation at Silver Cross Hospital, with a check for $5,000 for Silver Cross' inpatient dialysis services.[/caption] Recently, the Will County...

Specialist Spotlight: Fighting Cancer One Patient at a Time

[caption id="attachment_23168" align="alignright" width="225"] Anne McCall, MD, Medical Director of Radiation Oncology at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital[/caption] Receiving a cancer diagnosis is a difficult experience for anyone to encounter. You want a physician who is at the forefront...

Silver Cross Acquires Third da Vinci Robot—the Xi® Surgical System

Midwest Institute of Robotic Surgery performs more procedures than any other facility in Chicago area The Midwest Institute of Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, IL recently acquired its third da Vinci robot—the Xi® Surgical System, for advanced minimally invasive procedures.   One of...

Silver Cross Founders Support Hospital with annual Craft Fair

[caption id="attachment_23054" align="alignright" width="300"] Peggy Parthun, Rita Larson, Sue Mollick, and Lorraine Lindstrom, from the Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons’, present Larry Johnson (center), Vice President of the Foundation at Silver Cross Hospital, with a check for $7,500 for Silver Cross’ inpatient...

Specialist Spotlight: Lymphedema Therapists

[caption id="attachment_22840" align="alignright" width="300"] Tem Asein bandages the arm to stop the fluid from building up again.[/caption] Lymphedema is a chronic condition often associated with breast or cervical cancer treatment. However, it can occur in women (and men) who have deep vein thrombosis (DVT), leg ulcers,...

Pursuing a degree in healthcare? Scholarships available.

The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission is pleased to offer healthcare scholarships for individuals who reside in zip codes 60432, 60433, 60436, and the Lockport Grade School District #89. “The purpose of the scholarships is to provide financial assistance to those individuals pursuing a course of...