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DIABETES ALERT DAY® ON MARCH 28th
March 15, 2017
Join West Suburban Wound care & Diabetes Center for free blood glucose screenings & education on diabetic wounds, complications, importance of wound care in diabetes. Tuesday, March 28th, West Suburban Medical Center, Lobby, 8:30-10:30 am.
Westlake Hospital Celebrates Heart Month
February 06, 2017
On Friday, February 3, 2017, Westlake Hospital participated in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's observance of National Wear Red Day® to raise awareness about heart disease as the leading cause of death among Americans, especially women.
Westlake Collects School Bags for District 89
August 09, 2016
On Tuesday, August 9th Westlake Hospital employees and physicians completed its annual collection of 110 filled school bags for the children of School District 89, an increase of 20% over the number of school bags collected last year.
The Chicago Center for Bariatric Surgery Achieves National Accreditation
August 08, 2016
The Chicago Center for Bariatric Surgery at Westlake Hospital Achieves National Accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program!
Westlake Hospital Launches Cereal Drive to Benefit Local Food Pantry
June 02, 2016
Westlake Hospital launched Healthy Over Hungry Cereal Drive to help area families struggling with hunger during the summer. The drive will benefit the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Food Pantry in Melrose Park and the Greater Chicago Food Depository.
Free seminars and blood pressure screenings at Westlake Hospital offer stroke prevention education
April 29, 2016
Westlake Hospital is presenting a free seminar series about stroke risks and prevention in observance of Stroke Awareness Month and throughout the year.