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Little Company of Mary Auxiliary Presents “Deck the Walls” Holiday Wreath Raffle
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Voices of the Valley Choir to Perform Holiday Concert at Little Company of Mary Hospital
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Join Cynthia Waickus, M.D., Ph.D for a special In Balance program on Thursday December 5th
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Food Safety Tips for Your Holiday Turkey
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Influenza Prevention: Information for Travelers
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Little Company of Mary Hospital to Honor Patrick Elwood at 30th Annual Crystal Heart Ball
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Little Company of Mary Nurse Receives DAISY Award for Excellence
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Little Company of Mary Hospital Excels in Patient Safety- Receives Straight ‘A’ Report Card in 2019 for Patient Safety Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade
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Little Company of Mary to Host Fourth Annual Cancer Survivor Event
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Seven Ways to Be Safe and Healthy This Halloween: Tips from the CDC

Little Company of Mary Auxiliary Presents “Deck the Walls” Holiday Wreath Raffle

To ring in the holiday season, the Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) Auxiliary recently presented the Deck the Walls holiday wreath raffle. Departments and nursing units at the hospital, as well as members of the Auxiliary, put their creative minds to work and created a total of 68 wreaths, which are now currently on…

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Voices of the Valley Choir to Perform Holiday Concert at Little Company of Mary Hospital

The Voices of the Valley, a Community Choir sponsored by the Oak Lawn Park District, invites you to their Winter Concert on Sunday, December 1, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. The concert will take place in the Little Company of Mary Hospital Chapel, located at 94th Place and California Avenue. Ample, free parking is available in…

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Join Cynthia Waickus, M.D., Ph.D for a special In Balance program on Thursday December 5th

Join the Health Education Center for a Special program: In Balance presented by Cynthia Waickus, M.D., Ph.D., Family Medicine Provider in the Little Company of Mary Medical Group. The topic is Global Medical Outreach – Improving Health Through Community Empowerment. The event will take place on December 5, 2019 (Thursday)  from 1:30 pm – 2:30…

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Food Safety Tips for Your Holiday Turkey

Handling poultry (chickens and turkey) incorrectly and undercooking it are the most common problems that lead to foodborne disease outbreaks linked to poultry.1 Follow these four tips to help you safely prepare your next holiday turkey meal. 1. Thaw Your Turkey Safely Thaw turkeys one of these ways: In the refrigerator in a container, In…

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Influenza Prevention: Information for Travelers

The risk for exposure to influenza during travel depends somewhat on the time of year and destination. In the Northern Hemisphere, the flu season can begin as early as October and can last as late as April or May. In the temperate regions of the Southern Hemisphere, influenza activity typically occurs during April – September….

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Little Company of Mary Hospital to Honor Patrick Elwood at 30th Annual Crystal Heart Ball

30th Annual Crystal Heart Ball to be held at the Field Museum on Saturday, February 1st   The Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) Foundation will host the 30th Annual Crystal Heart Ball on Saturday, February 1, 2020, at the Field Museum. Each year, the Ball showcases individuals and organizations for their outstanding accomplishments and…

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Little Company of Mary Nurse Receives DAISY Award for Excellence

Congratulations to Jennifer Solis, RN, 4 West, who recently received the DAISY Award at Little Company of Mary. What is the DAISY Award? The DAISY Award is an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day. Little Company of Mary Hospital is proud to be…

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Little Company of Mary Hospital Excels in Patient Safety- Receives Straight ‘A’ Report Card in 2019 for Patient Safety Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers (LCMH) was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade – marking a “Straight A” report card for LCMH in 2019. The designation recognizes LCMH’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care. The Leapfrog Group is a…

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Little Company of Mary to Host Fourth Annual Cancer Survivor Event

On Saturday, November 2nd, Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) will host the fourth annual Cancer Survivor Event at the DoubleTree Hilton (5000 W. 127th St., Alsip, Illinois). This full-day program is open to cancer patients, survivors and those who support them. Our keynote speaker, Zoraida Sambolin, is a breast cancer survivor, Emmy-winning journalist and…

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Seven Ways to Be Safe and Healthy This Halloween: Tips from the CDC

Don’t let your health get tricked this Halloween! Here are a few ways to stay safe and healthy. 1. Get Moving Carve out time to be active this Halloween – between get-togethers and trick-or-treating in the neighborhood. Take a walk and do some weight training to help you feel good! Regular physical activity can help…

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