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350 Women Dress in PJ’s and Hawaiian Leis to Join the Fight Against Breast Cancer at 6th Annual Fundraising Event
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Featured Provider: Get to Know Tricia Deskovich, MSN, APN, FNP
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LCMH Receives the 2016 Women’s Choice Award As America’s Best Breast Center for the Third Consecutive Year
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Pediatric Gastroenterologist Solves Mystery Behind Young Girl’s Stomachaches
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Staying Healthy with Chronic Joint Pain: Tips from the Experts
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Little Company of Mary Hospital Announces 2016 Crystal Heart Ball Honorees
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Help Grant an LCM Wish this Holiday Season
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LCMH Nurse Honored as “Pinnacle Leader” at Power of Nursing Leadership Event
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Women of All Ages and Stages Are Invited to Attend Little Company of Mary’s Annual Celebrate the Heart of Women Event
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Featured Provider: Get to Know Aquila Shelby, APN

350 Women Dress in PJ’s and Hawaiian Leis to Join the Fight Against Breast Cancer at 6th Annual Fundraising Event

Pink was the color of the night as more than 350 women dressed in pink boas, pajamas and Hawaiian leis to attend Little Company of Mary Hospital’s 6th Annual Pink Pajama Party. It may have been cold outside, but it was warm and exciting inside the DoubleTree Hotel in Alsip. This year’s beach theme added…

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Featured Provider: Get to Know Tricia Deskovich, MSN, APN, FNP

Every month, we feature a provider as an opportunity for the community to learn more about the great people on staff at Little Company of Mary Hospital. This month, we had the chance to talk with Tricia Deskovich, Advanced Nurse Practitioner (APN) with Little Company of Mary’s Medical Group. Tricia will be seeing patients in…

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LCMH Receives the 2016 Women’s Choice Award As America’s Best Breast Center for the Third Consecutive Year

Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) has received the 2016 Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Breast Centers. This evidence-based designation is the only award that identifies the country’s best breast centers based on robust criteria that considers female patient satisfaction and clinical excellence. By carrying the evidence-based designation of the Women’s Choice…

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Pediatric Gastroenterologist Solves Mystery Behind Young Girl’s Stomachaches

Mariellyn LaGiglia, RN, BSN, is a nurse in the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s pediatric clinic at Little Company of Mary Hospital. But last November, she found herself in a new role: the parent of a patient. LaGiglia’s six-year-old daughter, Brooke, had been complaining of stomachaches for several months. When the stomachaches became more…

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Staying Healthy with Chronic Joint Pain: Tips from the Experts

We are a couple weeks into 2016 and with a new year comes resolutions. Many of us choose resolutions that pertain to health and fitness. For those who struggle with chronic joint pain on a daily basis, these resolutions can be quite challenging. Joint pain is typically caused by arthritis, which is inflammation of the…

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Little Company of Mary Hospital Announces 2016 Crystal Heart Ball Honorees

The Little Company of Mary Hospital Foundation will host the 2016 Crystal Heart Ball on Saturday, February 6, 2016, at the Field Museum. The Crystal Heart Ball showcases individuals and organizations for their outstanding accomplishments and service. This year, the hospital will honor one of southwest Chicago’s well-known community awareness organizers and an outstanding department…

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Help Grant an LCM Wish this Holiday Season

The Little Company of Mary Hospital Foundation is proud to announce a giving program known as The LCM Wish List. The Wish List provides hospital departments with smaller scale items that make a tremendous impact on the patient’s experience and hospital stay. These needed resources are requested by patients on an ongoing basis and YOU…

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LCMH Nurse Honored as “Pinnacle Leader” at Power of Nursing Leadership Event

On Friday, November 6th, Mary Grimm, RN, Maternal/Child Nurse Manager at Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH), was honored as Little Company of Mary’s Pinnacle Leader at the 18th annual University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) Power of Nursing Leadership Event. A pinnacle leader is defined as an extraordinary nurse leader selected by his or her…

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Women of All Ages and Stages Are Invited to Attend Little Company of Mary’s Annual Celebrate the Heart of Women Event

The Women’s Wellness Consultants at Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) invite women of all ages and stages to attend the annual “Celebrate the Heart of Women” event on Sunday, February 28, 2016 at the Oak Lawn Hilton. All grandmothers, mothers, daughters, sisters, classmates, and friends are welcome to come and enjoy a special liturgy,…

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Featured Provider: Get to Know Aquila Shelby, APN

Every month, we feature a provider as an opportunity for the community to learn more about the great people on staff at Little Company of Mary Hospital. This month, we had the chance to talk with Aquila Shelby, Advanced Nurse Practitioner (APN) with Little Company of Mary’s Medical Group. Read on to get to know…

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