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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

January 19, 2019 9:00 a.m. Register

March 23, 2019 9:00 a.m. Register

May 25, 2019 9:00 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

UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial

One Ingalls Drive-Main Lobby

Harvey, IL. 60426

Calumet City Open House

Price: FREE

January 31, 2019 5:00 p.m.

You're invited to an open house at our Calumet City location!

Don't miss this opportunity to join our team and other community members after work for an evening of networking and activities.

  • Meet our primary care and orthopaedic physicians
  • Tour our newly remodeled facility
  • Enjoy refreshments and snacks

To RSVP, call 708-915-7200 or visit www.uchicagomedicine.org/CalCityOpenHouse

 

Marketing Reservation Line

708-915-7200

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Family Care Center in Calumet City

1600 Torrence Ave.

Calumet City, IL. 60409

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

Cancer Survivorship Series

Price: FREE

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

Nutrition plays an important role in all stages of the cancer survivorship journey.  Join us for our next workshop!

Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway

Flossmoor, IL. 60422

CenterSteppers ~ Mall Walking Club

Price: FREE.

Mall walking club, free screenings and free health lectures. Blood pressure 8 - 10a.m. Free health lectures 9-9:30 a.m.  The group meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month.

Nov. 13th     Stroke Smarts        

Dec. 18th     Holiday Party

Jan. 15th      New Year, New You!

Feb. 19th      Recipe for a Healthy Heart

Mar. 19th     Balance & Dizziness:  Maintaining Stability

Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

River Oaks Mall

Food Court

Calumet City, IL. 60409

Childbirth Preparation

Price: $30, meets weekly on consecutive Thursdays

April 18, 2019 7:00 p.m. Register

April 25, 2019 7:00 p.m. Register

June 06, 2019 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 7-9:30p.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

January 19, 2019 9:00 a.m. Register

March 30, 2019 9:00 a.m. Register

May 18, 2019 9:00 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

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

January 28, 2019 Register

February 25, 2019 Register

March 25, 2019 Register

Ingalls Diabetes 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. 

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 pm.

*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

February 04, 2019 7:30 p.m. Register

February 11, 2019 7:30 p.m. Register

April 01, 2019 7:30 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 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

Kid Fit Camp

Price: $250 for 8-session course. Some insurance plans accepted..

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.

Dates & times:  TBA

Ingalls Wellness Center

708.915.8850

UChicago Medicine-Ingalls Family Care Center in Flossmoor

19550 Governors Highway, Suite 2400

Flossmoor, IL. 60422

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

Milers ~ Matteson Community Center

Price: FREE.

Ingalls Health System has teamed up with the Matteson Community Center for a walking program and monthly health information lectures. The program, which replaced the Lincoln Mall Milers, features free monthly blood pressure screenings (8-10 a.m) and quarterly health education programs, which include a free continental breakfast, tours and door prizes. No pre-registration is required. The group meets the third Thursday of every month.

 

 


Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

Matteson Community Center

20642 Matteson Ave.

(One block west of Cicero Ave.)

Matteson, IL. 60443

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

South Holland Steppers

Price: Fees vary by seminar..

Ingalls Hospital and the South Holland Department of Recreation Services have teamed up to offer the South Holland Steppers, a walking club that also includes informational health lectures. Members have the opportunity to attend seminars at the Department of Recreation Services and at River Oaks Center mall, receive an informative newsletter, and join in on day trips and other special events. Fees vary by seminar; a registration must be filled out. Participants can join at any time.

Please bring a toy for the South Holland Fire Department Annual Toy Drive.

South Holland Community Center

708.331.2940

South Holland Community Center

501 E. 170th Street

South Holland, IL. 60473

Square Striders ~ Mall Walking Club

Price: FREE.

Mall walking club, free screenings and free health lectures. Blood pressure 8 - 10 a.m.; free health lecture 9-9:30 a.m.  The group meets the 3rd Friday of every month.

Nov. 16th       Age Related Eye Disease

Dec. 21st         Holiday Party    

 

Care Connection

708.915.CARE (2273)

Orland Square Mall

288 Orland Square Drive

Orland Park, IL. 60462

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.

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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