Silver Cross Hospital ∙ 1900 Silver Cross Blvd ∙ New Lenox, IL 60451 ∙ 815-300-7130 ∙ Fax 815-300-7917



Medic Class

Area CE/Events

System CME

Silver Cross CTC




System Entry

Good Standing Ltr

Change of System


Region 7 SMOs

System Policies


EMS Links


Region VII 2016 SMOs effective May 1st. See the SMO PAGE.


Save the date: IN THE MIDST OF CHAOS conference September 23rd



Silver Cross Emergency Medical Services System


Silver Cross (formerly Will/Grundy) EMS System is located in New Lenox, IL.

The Silver Cross EMS System is a network of fire departments, ambulance services, industrial responders, training centers, dispatch centers, and hospitals, all committed to coordinate pre-hospital patient care. Silver Cross Hospital, a 100 Top Hospitals National award winner for seven consecutive years, is the state-designated Resource Hospital for the Silver Cross EMS System and has been since the System's inception in May of 1975. The Silver Cross EMS System provides primary and continuing medical education, quality assurance and administrative support to this network of agencies and providers.


Silver Cross NEW HP 600 M602 Printer Drivers:

Windows XP

Windows 7 32 bit (86)

Windows 7 64 bit




David J Mikolajczak, DO, FACOEP, EMS Medical Director:


Lonnie Polhemus, RN, MSN, NREMT-P, EMS System Manager:


Marilyn MacBlane, NREMT-P, Operations Coordinator: 

Marilyn handles agency and provider system entry, initial licensure, relicensure, inspections, pyxis entry, good standing letters, special events, publications, and website maintenance.  Find more detailed information on the "Operations", "Licensure" and "System Entry" pages.


Tom Stoiber, EMT-P, Education Coordinator:

Tom handles the Paramedic Education Program as well as our other education courses such as ACLS, PALS and ITLS. Check out the "Courses" page for more information.


William Kallal, CCEMT-P, CE/QI Coordinator:

Bill handles the System CME program through "Moodle" and the Quality Improvement Program including electronic data collection.


Mary Iverson, American Heart Training Center Clerk:

Mary handles the American Heart Association Training Center records and class registration for ACLS and PALS.


Silver Cross EMS System's EMS Week Cookout: 41 years and going strong!!!

For EMS Week information visit