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ACLS Course ~ Advance Cardiac Life Support

Price: $185.

Advance Cardiac Life Support. 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.

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

Aphasia Conversation Group

Price: FREE.

Aphasia is an acquired communication disorder resulting from damage to the language centers and pathways of the brain. It can limit listening comprehension, a person’s ability to recall words and produce sentences, and hinder reading and writing. People with aphasia know what they want to say, but cannot find the words to express it.

Ingalls’ Aphasia Conversation Group provides a comfortable and supportive environment for persons with aphasia to socialize and practice communication skills, converse with others who are dealing with aphasia, gain confidence and improve overall quality of life. The group is facilitated by Jennifer Head, CCC-SLP, speech pathologist at Ingalls.

The group meets from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. on the 1st Tuesday of each month, beginning Feb. 3, 2015

Speech Pathology

708.915.4233

Ingalls Memorial Hospital, North Building, 1st Floor

Contact: Jennifer Head

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey IL, 60426

Arthritis & Joint Pain

Price: FREE

February 09, 2015 6:00 p.m. Register

Discover the causes and treatment of joint pain and arthritis, including chronic shoulder pain, instability or weakness. Speaker: Dr. Venkat Seshadri



Ingalls Pain Express

708.915.PAIN (7246)

Holiday Inn Express

13330 Cicero Ave.

Crestwood IL

Back & Neck Pain: Spine Health

Price: FREE

January 29, 2015 11:00 a.m. Register

Join Dr. Srinivasu Kusuma for an enlightening seminar about the anatomy and different causes of back and neck pain.  Learn more about prevention and non-operative treatment of your pain, and when you might need surgery.  Come and see how you can move beyond your pain and get back to living. 

Ingalls Pain Express

708.915.PAIN (7246)

Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor IL, 60422

Bariatric Surgery "Solutions"

Price: Call for fee information and times.

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.

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. Please call 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

BLS Course ~ CPR

Price: $50.

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

Breast Cancer Support Group

Price: FREE

January 13, 2015 7:00 p.m.

February 10, 2015 7:00 p.m.

March 10, 2015 7:00 p.m.

Breast Cancer Support Group

Patient Advocate

708.738.0956

Ingalls Family Care Center, R.K. Desser Breast Center

Contact: Diane Ross

6701 West 159th Street

Tinley Park IL, 60477

Breastfeeding

Price: $20 per session

January 03, 2015 10:00 a.m. Register

March 14, 2015 10:00 a.m. Register

April 18, 2015 10:00 a.m. Register

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

January 20, 2015 8:00 a.m.

February 17, 2015 8:00 a.m.

March 17, 2015 8:00 a.m.

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

Jan. 20; Alzheimers vs. Dementia, Feb. 17: Be Proactive in Your Health Care, Mar. 17; Stroke Smarts, Apr. 21; Diabetes Education


 

Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

River Oaks Mall

Food Court

Calumet City IL, 60409

Childbirth Express

Price: $10

February 11, 2015 7:30 p.m. Register

April 15, 2015 7:30 p.m. Register

June 17, 2015 7:30 p.m. Register

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 Childcare Preparation 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

Childbirth Preparation

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

January 06, 2015 7:00 p.m. Register

March 03, 2015 7:00 p.m. Register

May 05, 2015 7:00 p.m. Register

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 from 7 - 9:30 p.m. on consecutive Tuesdays for four-weeks:
Jan. 6, 13, 20 & 27
Mar. 3, 10, 17 & 24
May 5, 12, 19 & 26
Sept. 8, 15, 22 & 29
Nov. 3, 10, 17 & 24

Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

Ingalls Professional Building, Lower Level 3 & 4

71 W. 156th St.

Harvey IL, 60426

Childbirth Preparation / Saturday

Price: $50 per couple

January 17, 2015 8:00 a.m. Register

February 28, 2015 8:00 a.m. Register

March 28, 2015 8:00 a.m. Register

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

Diabetes Class for Medicare Patients

Price: Insurance is billed.

While there is no cure for diabetes, it can be controlled with proper management skills. Ingalls 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.  Physician referral and appointment is required.

Diabetes Management Center

708.915.8530

Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor IL, 60422

Diabetes Management Center

Price: Insurance is billed.

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. Physician referral is required.  If you don’t have an order, we will help you get one. Please call to schedule an appointment

Diabetes Management Center

708.915.8530

Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor IL, 60422

Drivers Rehabilitation

Price: .

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

708.915.4700

Ingalls Center for Outpatient Rehabilitation

1551 Huntington Drive

Calumet City IL, 60409

Driving Safety - AARP Program

Price: $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members: Must present AARP card to receive the member discount.

The AARP Driver Safety Program teaches us how to be aware of and to compensate for changes in driving as we age. You many be entitled to a discount on your automobile insurance by taking this class. Check with your insurance agent to find out. Please make checks out to AARP.

One day class, May 14 or Sept. 23 from 8:45 a.m. - 5 p.m. Please bring a sack lunch for the one day class or money for the Cafe. Two day class, July 7 & 8 or Nov. 10 & 11, from 8:45 a.m. - 1 p.m., Must attend both days.

SeniorLife

708.915.6885

Ingalls Professional Building, Lower Level 3 & 4

71 W. 156th St.

Harvey IL, 60426

Freedom from Smoking

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

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. Date and Time TBD. Please call 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

Grief Support ~ Widows and Widowers

Price: FREE

January 19, 2015 6:00 p.m. Register

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 Jan. 19 - Feb. 23.

Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Grief Support for Men

Price: FREE.

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 from 6 - 7 p.m. monthly on the third Wednesday.


Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Grief Support Group ~ Hope & Healing

Price: FREE.

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”. Ingalls Hospice sponsors the support group every Monday from 2-3 p.m. 

Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Grief Support Group ~ Living thru Loss

Price: FREE

February 12, 2015 6:00 p.m. Register

Living through Loss is an eight-week support group and 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 through Loss meets from 6 - 7:30 p.m. on consecutive Thursdays, starting Feb. 12 - Mar. 19 

Bereavement Sevices

708.331.1360

Health Fair

Price: Free Screenings and some low cost blood tests

March 29, 2015 9:00 a.m.

Valuable free screenings at the 32nd Annual FREE FAMILY HEALTH FAIR, sponsored by the Homewood Rotary Club and Ingalls Health System. More than 30 free screenings and much more…making this community health event unparalleled!


Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

James Hart School

183rd and Aberdeen

Homewood IL, 60430

Healthy Baby Network

Price: FREE.

Educational support and 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

Contact: Shanice Graham, Coordinator

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey IL, 60426

Hip Pain ~ Lunch & Learn

Price: FREE

January 21, 2015 12:00 p.m. Register

Come have lunch with Dr. David Smith and join the discussion on the causes and treatments of hip 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 hip pain, its time to take the next step.  Reservations required by January 19.

Ingalls Pain Express

708.915.PAIN (7246)

Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor IL, 60422

Infant Care

Price: $20 / two-week course

February 10, 2015 7:00 p.m. Register

April 14, 2015 7:00 p.m. Register

June 09, 2015 7:00 p.m. Register

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. 10 & 17
Apr. 14 & 21
June 9 &16
Oct. 13 & 20
Dec. 1 & 8





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. Class is as follows 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

Kid Fit Camp

Price: $250 for eight week session (may be covered by insurance)

April 20, 2015 4:30 p.m. Register

Kid Fit Camp combines the efforts of a fitness expert, dietitian and psychologist -- along with the parents -- to help children learn safe and healthy lifestyle changes without a “diet” emphasis. Ingalls Kid Fit Camp will strive to achieve gradual weight loss and maintenance to ensure proper growth and development. Focus is on self-esteem and establishing healthy attitudes and habits that will last a lifetime. Geared to kids 8 - 13 years old and their families. Physician referral required. Camp meets from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. on consecutive Thursdays, for eight weeks starting Apr. 30 - June 18.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor IL, 60422

Knee Replacement, Custom Fit

Price: FREE

February 18, 2015 6:00 p.m. Register

March 18, 2015 6:00 p.m. Register

April 15, 2015 6:00 p.m. Register

Are you considering knee replacement surgery? Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Mark R. Nikkel leads the state of Illinois in performing knee replacement surgery with a 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.

Convenient community locations:
Feb. 18; Oak Forest Park District, 15601 S. Central Ave., Oak Forest
Mar. 18; Ingalls Family Care Center. 19550 Governors Highway, Flossmoor
Apr. 15; Ingalls Medical Office Building, 1600 167th Street, Calumet City



Ingalls Pain Express

708.915.PAIN (7246)

Three convenient locations available

See class description for a location near you.

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Life Line Screening

Price: Call for fee information.

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: Based on needs & schedule.

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

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 and Elbow Pain

Price: FREE

January 20, 2015 6:00 p.m. Register

Join Dr. Phillip Nigro for an informative seminar on the common causes of shoulder & elbow pain and available treatment options, including advanced shoulder arthroscopy, rotator cuff repair and shoulder replacement.  Dr. Nigro specializes in arthroplasty, arthroscopy, and complex fractures of the upper extremity.  If you suffer from shoulder or elbow pain, come learn what your options are to get moving again.  Reservations required.

Ingalls Pain Express

708.915.PAIN (7246)

Apollo Recreation Center

12521 S. Kostner Ave.

Alsip IL, 60803

Steppers, SHRS ~ Walking Club

Price: FREE.

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

Weight Management ~ Healthy Lifestyles

Price: $225 for 12 week program .

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 Thursday, August 21 from 9-10:30 a.m. or 6-7:30 p.m.  

Classes will be held on consecutive Thursdays, beginning August 28 from 9-10:30 a.m. or 6-7:30 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

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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708.915.CARE (2273)
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