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Riverside Healthcare Donates over $3,000 to United Way in Support of Salvation Army Shelter

Supporting United Way's Mission to Build a Caring Community

KANKAKEE, IL (April 13, 2017) - Riverside Healthcare is pleased to support United Way's initiative to benefit the Salvation Army's Family Shelter. Riverside's donation of $3,347.25 will provide funding for all new bunk bed railings in the Salvation Army Family Shelter located in Kankakee. The new railings are specially fabricated for the beds, thus helping to improve the safety of the residents at the shelter.

For more information about Riverside Healthcare's community involvement and award-winning care, visit riversidehealthcare.org.


Riverside Medical Center is located in Kankakee, Illinois, and is part of Riverside Healthcare, a fully-integrated healthcare system serving the needs of patients throughout five Illinois counties including Kankakee, Iroquois, Livingston, Will, Grundy and parts of Western Indiana. Riverside Medical Center is a 312-bed Level II Trauma hospital that provides a full scope of inpatient and outpatient care. Offering award-winning programs in heart care, cancer care, neurosurgery, orthopedics and a reputation for nursing excellence has placed Riverside as a leader nationally and locally. Riverside is the area's only Magnet® Recognized hospital and ranks among the top 5 percent of hospitals nationwide for clinical performance. The healthcare system has earned Truven Health's Top 100 Hospitals award eight times and is a multi-year recipient of Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award. Riverside Medical Group includes more than 140 primary and specialty care providers that deliver care at sites throughout the region. Learn more about Riverside Healthcare at www.RiversideHealthcare.org.