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ACLS Course ~ Advance Cardiac Life Support

Price: $185.

Requirements: By appointment only

Advance Cardiac Life Support ~ must know how to read EKG strips. Call for more information and to schedule your class.

Patient Care Services Education

708.915.5540

Ingalls Memorial Hospital, West 723

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL 60426

Acupuncture Therapy

Price: $80 for consulation and first treatment, $60 for follow up appointments. $50 for seniors.

Requirements: By appointment only

Individual appointments available for smoking cessation, weight management and pain management. Call to schedule an appointment.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Asthma Education

Price: Self - pay options.

Requirements: Referral required for Medicare patients

Ingalls Wellness Center offers an Asthma Education Program that's aimed to treat patients ages five to adult. Presented by certified respiratory therapists, our comprehensive sessions cover all areas of asthma education and provide the resources you'll need to help control your asthma and develop an asthma action plan. Call for more information and to schedule your Asthma Education.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Babypalooza

Price: FREE

May 24, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Register

Join Ingalls Maternity Suites Unit for a family fun filled event as we educate our community on healthy pregnancies and healthy babies. Giveaways, hourly education talks, snacks and much more.

Healthy Baby Network

708.915.3825

Ingalls Memorial Hospital, East Meeting Room

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL 60426

Bariatric Surgery "Solutions"

Price: Call for fee information and times.

Requirements: Registration is required.

Medically supervised weight loss program for those preparing for Gastric Bypass. First Wednesday of every month. Call for time, to register or for more information.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Better Breathers Support Group

Price: FREE.

Requirements: Call to register and for time information.

The Better Breathers Club is a FREE support group that will offer education on a wide variety of topics relating to lung disease and lung healthy, by experts in the field. The club will offer support and education for patients and their families. Meets the second Tuesday of every month.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

BLS Course ~ CPR

Price: $50.

Requirements: By appointment only

This Basic Life Support course is intended for Health Care Providers. 

Patient Care Services Education

708.915.5540

Ingalls Memorial Hospital, West 723

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL 60426

Breastfeeding

Price: $20 per session

June 21, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Register

August 2, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Register

November 15, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Register

Requirements: Registration is required

Although breastfeeding may be considered the "natural way" to feed your baby, there is still much to learn to enhance a successful nursing relationship. The program covers several topics including: advantages of breastfeeding, breastfeeding at home, the working mom, and beyond. This is a single, two-hour class taught by our Infant Feeding Support Nurse. Fathers-to-be are encouraged. The nurse provides follow-up on an individual basis after your baby is born.

Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

Ingalls Professional Building, Lower Level 3

71 W. 156th St.

Harvey, IL 60426

Cancer Comfort Services

Price: FREE services for cancer patients.

FREE services provided for cancer patients include: massage, facials, guided mediation, manicures, Reiki and more. Please call if you have questions about eligibility or to schedule an appointment.

Faye's Light

708.431.3643

Faye's Light

1416 W. 175 Street

East Hazel Crest, IL

CenterSteppers ~ Mall Walking Club

Price: FREE.

Requirements: No registration is required.

Mall walking club, free screenings and free health lectures. Blood pressure 8 - 9 a.m..  Free health lectures 9-9:30 a.m..

Mar. 18~Fighting Fatigue.  Speaker:  Vik Pancholi, PT.   Apr. 15~Osteoporosis.  Speaker:  Deb Lawrence, MS, APN.


Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

River Oaks Mall

Food Court

Calumet City, IL 60409

Diabetes Class for Medicare Patients

Price: Insurance is billed.

Requirements: Appointment and Physician referral is required

While there is no cure for diabetes, it can be controlled with proper management skills. Ingalls Diabetes Management Center offers a three-session class to help you learn to manage your diabetes so you can lead an active and productive life. This program is designed to help newly-diagnosed diabetics, as well as individuals who are having difficulty controlling their diabetes. During class, you will receive basic dietary information, along with instructions on how to use a meal plan. We will also tell you about insulin and oral medication treatment options, glucose testing and how to prevent or delay long-term complications. 

Day and evening appointments are offered at Ingalls Family Care Centers in:
Calumet City
Flossmoor
Tinley Park

Diabetes Management Center

708.915.8530

Diabetes Management Center

Price: Insurance is billed.

Requirements: Physician referral is required

Ingalls Outpatient Diabetes Center is recognized by the American Diabetes Association and holds individualized and group classes. Medicare covers group classes and many private insurances cover individual consultation. Diabetes is on the rise. Let us help you manage your diabetes. If you don’t have an order, we will help you get one. Please call to schedule an individual appointment.

Diabetes Management Center

708.915.8530

Drivers Rehabilitation

Price: Clinical evaluation covered by Medicare and behind the wheel is self pay..

The goal of the program is to ensure safe driving by helping clients modify their driving habits to enable them to continue to get where they need to go safely. The occupational therapists may recommend adaptive equipment or driving strategies that improve driving abilities. Schedule as needed, Monday through Friday. Available hours 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Occupational Therapy, Drivers Program

708.862.5500

Ingalls Center for Outpatient Rehabilitation

1551 Huntington Drive

Calumet City, IL 60409

Freedom from Smoking

Price: $85 / 8 sessions and includes all materials. Medicare and some insurance plans now cover the cost of smoking cessation programs..

Requirements: Registration is required

The health care professionals at Ingalls Wellness Center will lead the American Lung Association's eight-session Freedom from Smoking group program. The program will address many aspects of quitting smoking such as dealing with roadblocks, Nicotine replacement, prescription medications for cessation, weight gain, stress management and alternatives to smoking. The program uses a positive behavioral approach that teaches you how to become a nonsmoker for good. Medicare and some insurance plans now cover the cost of smoking cessation programs. Class meets on consecutive Tuesdays starting Jan. 28 - Mar. 11 from 5 - 6:30 p.m. 

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Grief Support ~ Hospice Memorial Service

Price: FREE

May 17, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Register

Requirements: Reservations are preferred

Dealing with grief can be a difficult process for you and your family. Please join us for this enlightening Memorial Service. Following the service, Dove’s will be released at to honor your loved one.

As the loss of a loved one encompasses the whole family, we encourage all family members to attend this day of remembrance. Refreshments will be served following the Memorial Service.

Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Marie Irwin Center

18120 Highland Avenue

Homewood, IL 60430

Grief Support ~ Widows and Widowers

Price: $5 suggested donation for materials.

Requirements: Registration is required

A 6-week bereavement group for those grieving the loss of a spouse or significant other. Topics include: basics of grief (what is “normal”?), everyday challenges, cooking for one, self-care, redefining identity, and more. The support group is held from 6 - 7:30 p.m. on consecutive Mondays, starting Feb. 10-Mar. 17.

Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Grief Support for Men

Price: FREE.

Requirements: Registration is requested but not necessary

A support group for men who have experienced the loss of a spouse or significant other. The sessions provides information on the grieving process. The group meets monthly on the third Wednesday. Meetings are held on the hospice unit, located in the North Building on the Ingalls Hospital Campus, on the second floor from 6-7 p.m

Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Grief Support Group ~ Hope & Healing

Price: FREE.

Requirements: Registration is required

Ingalls Hospice sponsors the support group every Monday from 2-3 p.m. Joining a support group provides a safe place for one to grieve with others who have had similar experiences. Sharing your feelings helps you to realize that you are not the only one and that what you are going through is not “crazy”.  Registration is required.


Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Grief Support Group ~ Living thru Loss

Price: FREE.

Requirements: Registration is required

This eight-week support group will combine education about basics of grief and coping techniques. Group members will have the opportunity to share their experiences and support each other through the difficult journey from loss to healing. "Living thru Loss" meets from 6 - 7:30 p.m. on consecutive Thursdays, starting Apr. 3-May 15.

Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Healthy Baby Network

Price: FREE.

Resource assistance with Medical and  WIC for expecting moms. Hours of operation, Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Call to schedule an appointment.

Healthy Baby Network

708.915.3825

Ingalls Memorial Hospital

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL 60426

Hypnosis

Price: Based on treatment plan.

Requirements: Registration is required

Hypnosis has been shown to have a positive impact on your unhealthy habits. Achieve a relaxed and receptive state of consciousness so you can accept healthy suggestions. Hypnosis can be an effective method of achieving many behavioral goals. Individual service by appointment. 

Initial visit:  $125
Follow-up visits:  $75
3-Session package:  $200

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Infant Care

Price: $20 / two-week course

June 10, 2014, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

October 14, 2014, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

December 2, 2014, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

Requirements: Registration is required

Learning about newborn care before you have your baby can make a big difference in how easily you adjust during those first few months. This class includes far more information than what well-meaning family and friends are able to give.

Learn to care for your new baby with confidence in this two session course, which includes: Information on infant nutrition * Normal newborn characteristics and development * How to bathe and diaper your baby *
When to notify physician for a sick child * Parenting information * Informative films and a take home book to supplement learning.

Prepare for your newborn now, both you and your baby will be glad you did! Grandparents and other caregivers who’d like to refresh their skills are encouraged to attend.

Class meets on consecutive Tuesdays for two weeks:  Feb. 11 & 18, April 8 & 15, June 10 & 17, Oct. 14 & 21 and Dec. 2 & 9th 2014.







Learning about newborn care before you have your baby can make a big difference in how easily you adjust during those first few months. Learn to care for your new baby with confidence in this two-week course. Classes are as follows Dec. 3 & 10th 2013, Feb. 11 & 18, April 8 & 15, June 10 & 17, Oct. 14 & 21 and Dec. 2 & 9th 2014. Grandparents and other caregivers who'd like to refresh their shills are encouraged to attend.

Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

Ingalls Professional Building, Lower Level 3 & 4

71 W. 156th St.

Harvey, IL 60426

Knee Pain ~ Causes and Treatment

Price: Free

May 1, 2014, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Register

Requirements: Seating is limited please call to reserve your seat.

Join Dr. Daniel Weber for an enlightening seminar about causes and treatment of knee pain, including the benefits of advanced surgical options. Active patients may benefit from a partial knee replacement which spares healthy bone and ligaments, enabling patients to recover faster and retain more natural feeling and stability. New treatment options can help improve your quality of life. If knee pain is slowing you down, find out how you can get moving again.






Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

Integrity Orthopedics

6850 W. Centennial Drive

Tinley Park, IL 60477

Knee Pain: Lunch & Learn

Price: FREE

May 28, 2014, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Register

June 25, 2014, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Register

Requirements: Registration is required

Come have lunch with Dr. David Smith and join the discussion on the causes and treatment of your knee pain. Ask the expert questions about your pain and learn what your options are to get moving again and living again. Dr. Smith specializes in minimally invasive joint repair, replacement and reconstruction. If you suffer from knee pain, it's time to take the next step.

Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Knee Replacement, Custom Fit

Price: FREE

May 28, 2014, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Register

Are you considering knee replacement surgery? Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Mark R. Nikkel now leads the state of Illinois in performing knee replacement surgery with a new system that uses your MRI and X-ray images to design and build surgical instruments customized for your unique knee anatomy. Learn about the many benefits of this unique procedure and have your questions answered at this free seminar. Locations:

Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

Centennial Park Clubhouse

1005 S. Centennial Drive

Munster, IN 46321

Labor & Delivery Express

Price: $10

June 18, 2014, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

July 23, 2014, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

October 15, 2014, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

Requirements: Registration is required

This is an introductory evening for the pregnant mom who wants some information regarding what to expect during labor and delivery but perhaps is pressed for time or unsure if she wants to take a full Lamaze   4-week or 1-day Saturday Course. We will watch videos covering the topics of: Anatomy of Pregnancy, Warning signs, Preterm Labor, Stages of Labor and Understanding Medical Procedures such as inductions, monitoring, epidurals and cesarean births. After each topic, there will be time for discussion. The instructor will also cover simple breathing and relaxation techniques. If after attending the Express Evening class, mom decides she would like more detailed information regarding labor and birth and coping techniques, she may enroll in our regular Lamaze course and be given a $5.00 off coupon towards the cost of the more in-depth course.

Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

Ingalls Professional Building, Lower Level 3 & 4

71 W. 156th St.

Harvey, IL 60426

Lamaze

Price: $50, meets weekly on Tuesdays for four weeks

May 6, 2014, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

September 9, 2014, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

November 4, 2014, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Register

Requirements: Couples should start Lamaze classes at least eight to nine weeks prior to their due date.

Understanding birth just got better with the most current evidence-based information! All new animation that’s more accurate, including the stages of labor, epidural procedures, and Cesarean surgery. Four-D ultrasound images show parents fetal development. Fun “Partner Tips” for dads and other support people, and “Take Note” segments help parents retain important information. Our “Understanding Comfort Techniques” will give parents practical hands-on training in labor support, breathing, relaxation, massage, labor and pushing positions, information on labor support doulas, along with the opportunity to view beautifully - captured birth stories. This four week series is taught my a certified Childbirth Educator. Couples are asked to bring two pillows, a sheet or blanket from home and wear comfortable clothing suitable for sitting on the floor.

Class meets on consecutive Tuesdays for four-weeks: Jan. 7, 14, 21 & 28-March 4, 11, 18 & 25-May 6, 13, 20 & 27-Sept. 9, 16, 23 & 30 and Nov 4, 11, 18 & 25.

Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

Ingalls Professional Building, Lower Level 3 & 4

71 W. 156th St.

Harvey, IL 60426

Lamaze Saturday

Price: $50 per couple

May 3, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Register

June 7, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Register

July 26, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Register

Requirements: Couples should start Saturday Lamaze class 3 - 4 weeks prior to their due date.

This class is for busy couples who are time crunched and unable to attend a full four week session, or for repeat parents who wish to refresh their knowledge. We cover the stages of labor, epidural procedure, Cesarean surgery, and practice labor support skills, such as breathing, relaxation and massage, along with viewing beautifully-captured birth stories. A tour of the Maternity Suites is given at the end of the day after class ends.

This class is taught my a certified Childbirth Educator. Couples as asked to bring two pillows, a sheet or blanket from home and wear comfortable clothing suitable for sitting on the floor.


Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

Ingalls Professional Building, Lower Level 3 & 4

71 W. 156th St.

Harvey, IL 60426

Life Line Screening

Price: Call for fee information.

Requirements: By Appointment Only

Take advantage of valuable screenings that will help reduce your risk for stroke. Life Line Screening uses painless ultrasound (sonogram) to see the plaque build-up in your arteries - a leading cause of stroke. 80% of strokes can be prevented. Call for next scheduled screening date.

Life Line

800.779.6353

Low Vision Program

Price: Clinical evaluation covered by Medicare.

This service is offered by a low vision optometrist and Ingalls Occupational Therapy department. The goal of the program is to maximize a client's remaining vision to facilitate safe and independent performance of everyday tasks in one's environment. Scheduled as needed, M-F, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Occupational Therapy, Low Vision

708.915.4704

Ingalls Center for Outpatient Rehabilitation

1551 Huntington Drive

Calumet City, IL 60409

Lymphedema Management Program

Price: FREE.

This is an ongoing program, please call for more information and to schedule an appointment.  Physician referral is required.

Lymphedema Coordinator

708.915.8413

Massage Therapy

Price: Call for fees.

Call today to schedule your massage.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Maternity Suites Tour

Price: FREE

April 23, 2014, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Register

May 7, 2014, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Register

May 21, 2014, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Register

Requirements: Registration is required

Expectant parents are invited to tour the Maternity Suites of Ingalls and see the advantages of delivering their baby in a beautiful, state-of-the-art room offering the optimum in comfort and technology. Labor, delivery, recovery, and post partum care all occur in the same room, allowing new parents to fully enjoy those first cherished moments with their new baby.

The Maternity Suites Tour includes:
* Ingalls admission procedures, including pre-admission forms and V.I.P. valet parking passes * Practical information that will answer any remaining questions you may have regarding your stay * Information regarding pediatricians and doulas.

Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

Ingalls Professional Building, Lower Level 3 & 4

71 W. 156th St.

Harvey, IL 60426

SeniorLife

Price: FREE.

Senior Membership Program includes educational classes, insurance information, special discounts and travel programs. Call for more information. This is an ongoing program.

SeniorLife

708.915.6885

Ingalls Memorial Hospital

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL 60426

Shoulder Pain ~ Lunch & Learn

Price: FREE

May 12, 2014, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Register

Requirements: Reservations are required

Come have lunch with Dr. Phillip Nigro and join the discussion on the common causes of shoulder pain and available treatment options, including advanced should arthroscopy, rotator cuff repair and shoulder replacement. Dr. Nigro is a general orthopedic surgeon who specializes in arthroplasty, arthroscopy and complex fractures of the shoulder and elbow, as well as sports surgery of the upper extremity. If you suffer from should pain, come learn what your options are to get moving again.

Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Square Striders ~ Mall Walking Club

Price: FREE.

Requirements: No registration is required.

Mall walking club, free screenings and free health lectures. Blood pressure 8 - 10 a.m.; free health lecture 9-9:30 a.m., Mar. 21-A Good Night's Sleep.  Speaker:  Ingalls Sleep Technician.  Apr. 18-Osteoporosis.  Speaker Deb Lawrence, MS, APN.

Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

Orland Square Mall

288 Orland Square Drive

Orland Park, IL 60462

Steppers, SHRS ~ Walking Club

Price: FREE.

Requirements: A one-time registration is required

Ingalls Center Steppers is proud to partner with the South Holland Recreational Services (SHRS) to form a new walking club. Through the SHRS Steppers, you will have the opportunity to attend educational seminars both at River Oaks Mall, and at the South Holland Community Center. 

Receive a free t-shirt when you register.

South Holland Community Center

501 E. 170th Street

South Holland, IL 60473

Uterine Fibroids, Treatment Options

Price: FREE

May 21, 2014, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Register

Requirements: Registration is required.

Uterine fibroids are non-cancerous tumors that grow on or in the muscles of the uterus. Three out of four women in the U.S. have fibroids; the incidence is especially high among African-American women. Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) is a safe, non-surgical FDA approved alternative to hysterectomy, clinically proven to provide symptom relief. If you have been diagnosed with uterine fibroids, or have any of the symptoms, come to a FREE Seminar to learn your treatment options. Speaker Dr. Kevin Keele. A light supper will be provided when you pre-register.
 
 




Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

South Holland Community Center

501 E. 170th Street

South Holland, IL 60473

Weight Management ~ Healthy Lifestyles

Price: $225 for 12 week program .

Requirements: Registration is required. Call for more information and to register.

This 12-week adult weight loss program is designed for adults who want to lose weight, improve their overall health and increase physical activity. Weekly group classes are led by a registered dietitian. FREE introductory session will be held April, 3rd from 9-10:30 a.m. or 6-7:30 p.m.  

Classes will be held on consecutive Thursdays, beginning April 10th from 9-10:30 a.m. or 6-7:30 p.m.

The full 12-week session fee is $225.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Your Choice Direct Screening

Price: Fee based on screenings choosen.

A variety of medical screenings that you can choose to take advantage of, even without a physician's order, which can offer peace of mind about your health, or can help pinpoint potential issues you can address. For information about our affordable menu of gender and age based screening options. Call to schedule your appointment.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL 60422

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Ingalls Care Connection

800.221.CARE (2273)
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