Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital Hosts Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

New Lenox, IL (Dec. 13, 2018) — Several hundred guests, including community leaders, legislators and media, attended the Dec. 13 grand opening celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony for Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital, a new 110-bed freestanding behavioral health hospital in New Lenox. The event featured former Chicago Bears quarterback and Super Bowl champion Jim McMahon, who […]

Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital Announces Grand Opening Event

Preparations are well underway for the Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony planned for Thursday, December 13th. Construction of the 110-bed hospital is complete and staff are putting on the finishing touches in preparation for facility tours prior to accepting patients into treatment.

Construction has been completed on the new state of the art Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital located in the Village of New Lenox, IL. Grand Opening proceedings are scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 13th, 2018 starting with a welcome ceremony and ribbon cutting at 12:00 PM. This event is not open to the public and attendance is by invite only.

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Scott Hullinger announced as CEO of Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital

US HealthVest announces Scott Hullinger, LCSW, MSHSA, CPHQ, has been selected to serve as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital, a new psychiatric hospital, which is on schedule to open in early 2019.

Scott has extensive experience in the inpatient and outpatient behavioral health services field having spent the last 25 years at the executive level in CEO and divisional and regional positions with responsibility overseeing as many as 15 hospitals. He has a wealth of knowledge with employee and physician recruitment and satisfaction, regulatory compliance, program development, and clinical operations for mental and substance use treatment caring for all patient populations.

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Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital

New Lenox, IL (October 30, 2017) – Silver Cross Hospital and US HealthVest held an official groundbreaking ceremony for the new Silver Oaks Behavioral Hospital on Wednesday, October 25. The 110-bed, free-standing psychiatric hospital will expand inpatient and outpatient services for mental health and substance abuse issues in Will and Grundy counties.

“Silver Cross is dedicated to meeting the mental health and substance abuse needs in this community,” said Ruth Colby, President and CEO of Silver Cross Hospital. “The leaders of this village and county care deeply about the quality of life for the people who reside here. With our partner, US HealthVest, this behavioral health hospital will provide expert mental health and substance abuse services for everyone who needs it.”

US HealthVest has a proven track record of working with existing medical providers to expand psychiatric and substance abuse services and access to care. US HealthVest operates Chicago Behavioral Hospital, a 138-bed psychiatric hospital in Des Plaines, IL. US HealthVest also operates two psychiatric hospitals in Atlanta, a psychiatric hospital near Seattle and is in the process of developing several more psychiatric hospitals across the country.

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