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Breast Cancer Facts Younger Women Need to Know
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Little Company of Mary’s Bariatric Surgery Center Earns Comprehensive Center of Excellence Re-Accreditation
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Healthy and Safe Swimming
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5 West Nurse Receives DAISY Award for Excellence
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FREE Hand and Wrist Screenings on June 27th
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4th of July and Safe Grilling: Tips from the CDC
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Third Time’s the Charm for Mother Seeking “Baby-Friendly” Experience
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Save the Date for the 6th Annual Evergreen Park Senior Health Fair
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Little Company of Mary Hospital Recognizes Outstanding Nurses in Celebration of National Nurses Week 2019
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Local Third Graders Participate in “What Makes You Healthy?” Art Contest Sponsored by Little Company of Mary Hospital

Breast Cancer Facts Younger Women Need to Know

Breast cancer is the most common cancer for women in the United States. With so much attention given to fighting breast cancer, shouldn’t every woman know all the facts by now? You’d be surprised. Many women believe only certain signs put them at risk when, in fact, the main risk factor for developing breast cancer…

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Little Company of Mary’s Bariatric Surgery Center Earns Comprehensive Center of Excellence Re-Accreditation

Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) has been re-accredited as a Comprehensive Bariatric Center by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBCAQIP). This program accredits inpatient and outpatient bariatric surgery centers in the United States and Canada who have undergone an independent, voluntary, and rigorous peer…

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Healthy and Safe Swimming

Pools, hot tubs/spas, and water playgrounds are great places to have fun, be active, or just relax. Learn how to stay healthy and safe when in the water this summer! Swimming is one of the most popular sports activities in the United States. Just 2.5 hours of physical activity per week, including water-based activity, has…

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5 West Nurse Receives DAISY Award for Excellence

Congratulations to Morgan Micetich, RN, 5 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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FREE Hand and Wrist Screenings on June 27th

Little Company of Mary’s Health Education Center is offering FREE Hand and Wrist Screenings this Thursday, June 27th, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Mary Potter Pavilion, Suite 106 (2850 W. 95th Street, Evergreen Park). Screenings will be conducted by Ramsey Ellis, M.D., fellowship-trained hand and wrist surgeon with Little Company of Mary’s Bone…

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4th of July and Safe Grilling: Tips from the CDC

Food poisoning peaks in the summer months when warmer temperatures cause foodborne germs to flourish. Follow these steps for a safe and enjoyable grilling season. Separate When shopping, pick up meat, poultry, and seafood last, right before checkout. Separate them from other food in your shopping cart and grocery bags. To guard against cross-contamination, put…

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Third Time’s the Charm for Mother Seeking “Baby-Friendly” Experience

Prompted by a question on a Facebook post about whether her hospital was Baby-Friendly, Janet McKay replied that her first two children “were born in a non-baby friendly hospital ,” but the facility where her third child was born was “baby and mama friendly” and she “had an amazing experience.” We were intrigued, so we…

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Save the Date for the 6th Annual Evergreen Park Senior Health Fair

The 6th Annual Evergreen Park Senior Health Fair will take place on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 10:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the Evergreen Park Fire Department (9000 S. Kedzie  Avenue). Free Health Screenings, Hearing Screening, meet Little Company of Mary Hospital Providers, music, dancing and more! This FREE Event is open to community seniors and…

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Little Company of Mary Hospital Recognizes Outstanding Nurses in Celebration of National Nurses Week 2019

On Thursday, May 9th, Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) recognized outstanding and dedicated nurses at Little Company of Mary’s 2019 Nurses Week Awards and Recognition Luncheon. This was part of a national celebration week to honor the nearly 3.1 million registered nurses in the United States that comprise our nation’s largest healthcare profession. Four…

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Local Third Graders Participate in “What Makes You Healthy?” Art Contest Sponsored by Little Company of Mary Hospital

To coincide with this year’s National Hospital Week, Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) sponsored an art contest, “What Makes You Healthy,” for third grade students who attend school within LCMH’s primary service area. National Hospital Week 2019 celebrated hope and healing, and the hospitals, health systems, and women and men who support the health…

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