Silver Cross Hospital

Founded in 1895, Silver Cross Hospital is a 297-bed comprehensive medical facility in the northern part of the state of Illinois. It offers excellent diagnostic testing and treatment in the specialty areas of cardiovascular care, home health-care, physical rehabilitation, diagnostic imaging, laboratory services, dialysis, behavioral health services, maternal and child care, surgery, emergency care, wound and continence care, and intensive care. In addition, Silver Cross has been a major employer in the Joliet region for over 95 years, employing more than 400 physicians and 1,500 employees.

The hospital has a state-of-the-art Level II Trauma Center which is the largest provider of dialysis services in Will and Grundy counties. The Silver Cross Diabetes Center for Excellence is the first comprehensive diabetes management center in the Will County area which offers one-stop convenience for the treatment and management of diabetes. The hospital also reaches out to the community through its affiliate health centers and conducts classes in nutrition, stress management, exercise and other health related topics.

Silver Cross Hospital accepts both Medicare and Medicaid patients.

Address: 1200 Maple Rd , Joliet
State: Illinois
Zip: 60432
Phone: 815-740-1100
County: Will
Number of Beds: 0
Total Staff : 0

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Articles about this hospital

Silver Cross Hospital Earns Accreditation by the American Association of Blood Banks
Date: 2005-09-30
Dr. Alvin Ring

Fitch Upgrades Silver Cross Hospital’s Bond Rating to ‘A’
Date: 2005-09-26
Paul Pawlak, President and CEO of Silver Cross Hospital.

Silver Cross Performs First Interventional Procedure for Liver Cancer in Will/Grundy Counties
Date: 2005-09-19
Lawrence Pulaski

Silver Cross Hosts Preventing a Crisis Seminar for Nursing Professionals
Date: 2005-08-30
Carol Whiteside, RN, Ph.D.

Silver Cross Honored Community during World Breastfeeding Week
Date: 2005-08-23
Linda Anderegg, RNC, IBCLC, Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant at Silver Cross Hospital

Will County Union of King’s Daughters & Sons Donates Dialysis Equipment
Date: 2005-06-17
Mary Brenczewski

Cutting Edge Brain Surgery Without the Scapel
Date: 2005-06-17
Dr. Salwa Asaad, radiation oncologist with the Silver Cross Hoffman Cancer Center.

Silver Cross Medical Staff Announces Physician Appointments
Date: 2005-05-23
Tamouh Hamoud, M.D., board certified electrophysiologist,

Silver Cross Hospital Honored Its Physicians on National Doctor’s Day
Date: 2005-04-04
Lorenzo Aschinberg, M.D.

Silver Cross named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals
Date: 2005-03-03
says Jean Chenoweth