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Acupuncture Therapy

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

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

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-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 Beth Heise, speech pathologist at Ingalls.

Meetings are held the 1st Tuesday of every month from 10:30-11:30 a.m. 

Speech Pathology

708.915.4232

Bariatric Surgery "Solutions"

Price: Fee: $200 for 6-session course (IPG BCBS HMO accepted).

Medically supervised weight loss program for those awaiting "Bariatric Surgery". 

Second Monday of every month, from 6-7 p.m. Call to register or for more information.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL. 60422

BLS Course ~ CPR

Price: $65.

Basic Life Support course is intended for Health Care Providers. Self Study American Heart Association Course (No Instructor). Call for more information and to schedule your class.

Patient Care Services Education

708.915.5540

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial, West 7

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL. 60426

Breast Cancer Support Group

Price: FREE.

Breast Cancer Support Group meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 7-8:30p.m. for encouragement & comfort.

Patient Advocate

708.738.0956

UChicago Medicine-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

July 27, 2019 9:00 a.m.

September 28, 2019 9:00 a.m.

November 23, 2019 9:00 a.m.

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

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial

One Ingalls Drive-Main Lobby

Harvey, IL. 60426

Cancer Support Center

Price: FREE.

Cancer Support Center 

To give strength, guidance and support to anyone living with a cancer diagnosis.

FREE Services:  The Center provides an array of classes, support groups and other networking opportunities for you, whether you are a patient or a caregiver.

Cancer Support Center

708.798.9171

Cancer Support Center

2028 Elm Road

Homewood, IL. 60430

Childbirth Preparation

Price: $30, meets weekly on consecutive Thursdays

June 06, 2019 7:00 p.m.

June 13, 2019 7:00 p.m.

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 7-9:30p.m. on consecutive days:

December 6th & 13th

Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial

One Ingalls Drive-Main Lobby

Harvey, IL. 60426

Childbirth Preparation / Saturday

Price: $30 per couple

July 20, 2019 9:00 a.m.

September 21, 2019 9:00 a.m.

November 16, 2019 9:00 a.m.

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

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial

One Ingalls Drive-Main Lobby

Harvey, IL. 60426

Diabetes Class for Medicare Patients

Price: Medicare 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. 

Tuesday mornings, 9 - 11:30 a.m. (3 classes per session). 

Physician referral & appointment required.  

Please call for class dates and to register.

Diabetes Management Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL. 60422

Diabetes Forum

Price: FREE

June 24, 2019 6:00 p.m. Register

July 29, 2019 6:00 p.m. Register

August 26, 2019 6:00 p.m. Register

Ingalls Diabetes Monthly Forum provides education and support for people with diabetes. Guest speakers will provide education on all aspects of diabetes care and topics will include healthy eating, physical activity, medication management and behavior modification. Family members and caregivers are also encouraged to attend sessions.             

Monday April 29 “Diabetes and Weight Management"
Learn the essential components to successful weight loss, gain, or maintenance to better manage your blood sugars.

Monday, June 24 "Diabetic Foot Care Guidelines"

Foot problems are a common complication of diabetes. Fortunately, most of these complications can be prevented with careful foot care. Dr. Bart Beaver, DPM, will lead the discussion on diabetic foot care guidelines.

Ingalls Flossmoor Family Care Center
19550 Governors Hwy. (between Kedzie & Vollmer Road)
First Floor Innovation Center

This is a FREE program, but pre-registration for each session is required. The group meets the last Monday of each month* from 6 - 7 p.m. Pre-register by calling 708-915-8850, or emailing mcondon@ingalls.org.

*No meetings in the months of November or December

Diabetes Management Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-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.  Individual assessments & self-management skills are taught.  Diabetes is on the rise.  Let us help you manage your diabetes.  

Day and evening appointments available. 

Physician referral is required.

Please call to schedule an appointment.

 

Diabetes Management Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL. 60422

Grief Awareness Day for Children 5-12

Price: Free program.

Morning workshop full of activities including a craft to take home. 

Call for more information.

Location to be determined.

Bereavement Services

708.915.4675

Location To Be Determined

Harvey, IL. 60426

Grief Support Group ~ Living thru Loss

Price: FREE.

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.

Call for more information.

Bereavement Services

708.915.4675

Healthy Baby Network

Price: FREE.

Educational support and resource assistance along with Medical and WIC assistance 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

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial

Contact: Shanice Williams, Coordinator

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL. 60426

Holiday Stress Coping "Artfully"

Price: FREE.

Learn to de-stress while you create something lovely to take home.

*   Gain a better understanding of stress 
*   Learn several ways to minimize their stress & anxiety 
*   Be led in an art process using alcohol inks and tiles that doubles as self-care and a potential  gift to give this holiday season

This workshop will be led by Kathleen Daly, Registered Art Therapist and Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. This group is open to anyone impacted by cancer. 

     Please call 708.798.9171 to register.



The Cancer Support Center

708.798.9171

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL. 60422

Infant Care

Price: $20 / two-week course

June 03, 2019 7:30 p.m.

June 10, 2019 7:30 p.m.

October 07, 2019 7:30 p.m.

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 care givers who’d like to refresh their skills are encouraged to attend.

Class meets on consecutive Mondays for two sessions:

December 3rd & 10th

 

Women's & Children's Services

708.915.5334

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial

One Ingalls Drive-Main Lobby

Harvey, IL. 60426

Lymphedema Management Program

Price: Based on needs & schedule.

Our highly trained lymphedema therapists use a variety of therapeutic techniques, including manual lymphatic drainage, multi-layered compression bandages, remedial exercises, and compression garment selection, application and proper fitting. For your convenience, lymphedema treatment is available at several Ingalls locations. Please call for more information and to schedule an appointment; this is an ongoing program. A physician referral is required.

Call for more information or to schedule an appointment.

 

Lymphedema Coordinator

708.915.8413

Mammograms - Same Day

Price: Most major insurances accepted.

Ingalls is one of only two hospitals in Illinois whose radiation oncology program is accredited by the American College of Radiology. We are a nationally accredited breast center, and a recipient of the Outstanding Achievement award by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. These prestigious accreditations are granted to only a few cancer centers in the state of Illinois. 

Convenient Same-Day Mammograms available at 4 Ingalls locations: Calumet City, Flossmoor, Harvey and Tinley Park.

 

Central Scheduling

708.915.3333

Massage Therapy

Price: Call for fees.

Massage therapy is an effective treatment for reducing stress, pain and muscle tension. Studies have also found massage may be helpful for relieving anxiety, digestive disorders, fibromyalgia, headaches, insomnia related to stress, sports injuries and temporomandibular joint pain (TMJ). The Ingalls Wellness Center in Flossmoor offers an array of massage therapies. 

Call 708.915.8850 for more information or to schedule a massage.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL. 60422

Maternity Suites Tour

Price: FREE

June 12, 2019 6:00 p.m.

June 26, 2019 6:00 p.m.

July 17, 2019 6:00 p.m.

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 * 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

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial

One Ingalls Drive-Main Lobby

Harvey, IL. 60426

Pulmonary Rehab

Price: Call for more information and to set an appointment..

Pulmonary rehabilitation is a program of exercise, education, and support to help you learn to breathe and function at the highest level possible. Through Ingalls' Pulmonary Rehabilitation program, you'll work with a team of specialists who'll help you improve your physical condition through exercise training, nutritional counseling, education on how to manage your lung condition, energy-conserving techniques and breathing strategies. Pulmonary rehabilitation is helpful for individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), sarcoidosis, pulmonary fibrosis, cystic fibrosis and more. 

Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehab

708.915.5590

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Professional Office Building

71 W. 156th Street

Suite 103

Harvey, IL. 60426

Rehabilitation Therapy~Outpatient

Price: .

At Ingalls, our outpatient rehabilitation therapy team is dedicated to working with you on an individualized treatment plan that revolves around your goals. Our No. 1 concern is helping you regain your strength and daily lifestyle skills. Occupational, physical, speech and other therapies are available at four convenient locations. 

Ingalls Family Care Center, Flossmoor~708.915.8465

Ingalls Family Care Center, Tinley Park~708.915.7460

Ingalls Family Care Center, South Holland~708.915.4700

SeniorLife

Price: FREE.

Senior Membership Program includes educational classes, insurance information, special discounts, travel programs and more. Call for more information. 

This is an ongoing program.

SeniorLife

708.915.6885

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial

One Ingalls Drive

Harvey, IL. 60426

Weight Management ~ Healthy Lifestyles

Price: $225 for a 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. In addition, the class will include fitness education, a grocery store tour, a cooking demonstration and stress management techniques.

Offered in January and August each year. Next orientation is Aug. 22, 2019.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-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 for information about our menu of gender and age-based screening options, and to schedule your screening.

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Wellness Center, Suite 2400

at the Flossmoor Ingalls Family Care Center

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL. 60422

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