Wellness Classes and Health Screenings

Welcome to the "Resources for Healthy Living" Calendar, your complete reference guide to the wellness programs, classes and support groups available through Resurrection Health Care. Please note that registration is required for most activities.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - CALL 877-RES-INFO (737-4636)

Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center
5645 West Addison Street
Chicago, IL 60634
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Addiction

Families Anonymous

This self-help program is for those concerned about the drug or alcohol abuse and related bahavioral problems of a loved one. The group offers support, encouragement and understanding for those dealing with these issues. The group meets every Monday from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Cafe Meeting Room in the lower level of the hospital. The program is free and registration is not required.


Arthritis

Arthritis Support Group

This self-help group, endorsed by the Arthritis Foundation, is for people living with arthritis and offers opportunities to share common problems and learn new ways to cope. Meetings also provide low-impact exercise sessions. Meetings will be held the fourth Thursday of every month, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the Centennial Conference Center C on the seventh floor of the hospital. Registration is not required. Free.


Cardiac

Living a Healthier Lifestyle

In the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program Phase III, heart patients and people concerned with cardiac health learn to develop a healthy lifestyle. A cardiac stress test, lipid profile, risk factor analysis and diet counseling are required to participate. The program is offered Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, please call 773.794.8420.


Caregiver

Families Anonymous

This self-help program is for those concerned about the drug or alcohol abuse and related bahavioral problems of a loved one. The group offers support, encouragement and understanding for those dealing with these issues. The group meets every Monday from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Cafe Meeting Room in the lower level of the hospital. The program is free and registration is not required.


Childcare

Pregnant and No Insurance?

Pregnant and no insurance? — The New Beginnings Prenatal Program offers prenatal care, counseling and emotional support for uninsured and underinsured women. Call 773.527.5850. Visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on New Beginnings.


Chronic Illness

Arthritis Support Group

This self-help group, endorsed by the Arthritis Foundation, is for people living with arthritis and offers opportunities to share common problems and learn new ways to cope. Meetings also provide low-impact exercise sessions. Meetings will be held the fourth Thursday of every month, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the Centennial Conference Center C on the seventh floor of the hospital. Registration is not required. Free.


Do You Suffer From Pelvic Pain?

Treatment options and services are available at the Pelvic Pain Clinic. If you have any of the following symptoms, call for an appointment: 773.527.5839.

Symptoms:
Pain with urination
Urinary urgency or frequency
Severe or steady pain in the pelvic area
An ongoing dull aching
Intermittent cramping or sharp pains
Pain during intercourse, while having a bowel movement or when sitting.


Pelvic Pain Clinic

Do you have pain in the lower abdomen (area below the navel and between the hips)? Is it steady and severe or does it come and go? Finding the cause is not always simple. Our Pelvic Pain Clinic team develops a customized plan that treats ‘the whole you’ to relieve symptoms. All in one, easy, convenient location.

Call our care coordinator at 773.527.5839.

Visit olr.reshealth.org/pelvicpain.


Diabetes

Diabetes Outpatient Program

The diabetes outpatient program meets the American Diabetes Association's national standards for self-management education. For more information, call the diabetes nurse educator at 773.794.8329.


Diabetes Support Group

This free monthly support group for the middle-aged and seniors with Type 2 diabetes focuses on the emotional side of diabetes and allow participants to share coping strategies, feelings and problems in living with diabetes. Meetings take place the first Tuesday of each month, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., in the Centennial Conference A Room on the seventh floor. For further information, call 773.794.8329.


Outpatient Diabetes Program

The outpatient program’s self-management education services meet the American Diabetes Association’s national standards, whereby a nurse educator and dietitian provide skills and support to self-manage diabetes. For more information, call 773.794.8329.


Diabetes Programs

Diabetes Outpatient Program

The diabetes outpatient program meets the American Diabetes Association's national standards for self-management education. For more information, call the diabetes nurse educator at 773.794.8329.


Diabetes Support Group

This free monthly support group for the middle-aged and seniors with Type 2 diabetes focuses on the emotional side of diabetes and allow participants to share coping strategies, feelings and problems in living with diabetes. Meetings take place the first Tuesday of each month, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., in the Centennial Conference A Room on the seventh floor. For further information, call 773.794.8329.


Outpatient Diabetes Program

The outpatient program’s self-management education services meet the American Diabetes Association’s national standards, whereby a nurse educator and dietitian provide skills and support to self-manage diabetes. For more information, call 773.794.8329.


Drug and Alcohol

Addiction Education Program

Family members who are coping with the addictive behavior of a loved one will learn strategies for managing and coping. Discussions focus on explaining the disease model of addiction. Sessions are held the first and third Tuesday of each month from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the lower level Cafe Meeting Room, adjacent to the cafeteria seating area. Registration is not required. Free.


Families Anonymous

This self-help program is for those concerned about the drug or alcohol abuse and related bahavioral problems of a loved one. The group offers support, encouragement and understanding for those dealing with these issues. The group meets every Monday from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Cafe Meeting Room in the lower level of the hospital. The program is free and registration is not required.


Fitness and Weight Management

Fitness Center at OLR

State-of-the-art equipment, aerobics, personal service and more to help you reach your fitness goals.

Monday through Thursday, 6 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday, 6 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday,
7a.m.-Noon

Call 773.794.8423 for membership fees.


Fitness Programs

Living a Healthier Lifestyle

In the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program Phase III, heart patients and people concerned with cardiac health learn to develop a healthy lifestyle. A cardiac stress test, lipid profile, risk factor analysis and diet counseling are required to participate. The program is offered Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, please call 773.794.8420.


Gastrology

Capsule Endoscopy

Capsule endoscopy helps examine the small intestine, a part of the bowel that cannot be reached by traditional upper endoscopy or by colonoscopy. Capsule endoscopy identifies a cause of bleeding from the small intestine and detects polyps, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcers and tumors. To find a physician at Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center who performs capsule endoscopy, call 877.737.INFO (4636). To learn more, visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on Endoscopy.


Maternity and Parenting

Pregnant and No Insurance?

Pregnant and no insurance? — The New Beginnings Prenatal Program offers prenatal care, counseling and emotional support for uninsured and underinsured women. Call 773.527.5850. Visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on New Beginnings.


Maternity Services

Pregnant and No Insurance?

Pregnant and no insurance? — The New Beginnings Prenatal Program offers prenatal care, counseling and emotional support for uninsured and underinsured women. Call 773.527.5850. Visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on New Beginnings.


Men's Issues

Do You Suffer From Pelvic Pain?

Treatment options and services are available at the Pelvic Pain Clinic. If you have any of the following symptoms, call for an appointment: 773.527.5839.

Symptoms:
Pain with urination
Urinary urgency or frequency
Severe or steady pain in the pelvic area
An ongoing dull aching
Intermittent cramping or sharp pains
Pain during intercourse, while having a bowel movement or when sitting.


Pelvic Pain Clinic

Do you have pain in the lower abdomen (area below the navel and between the hips)? Is it steady and severe or does it come and go? Finding the cause is not always simple. Our Pelvic Pain Clinic team develops a customized plan that treats ‘the whole you’ to relieve symptoms. All in one, easy, convenient location.

Call our care coordinator at 773.527.5839.

Visit olr.reshealth.org/pelvicpain.


Ongoing Programs

Arthritis Support Group

This self-help group, endorsed by the Arthritis Foundation, is for people living with arthritis and offers opportunities to share common problems and learn new ways to cope. Meetings also provide low-impact exercise sessions. Meetings will be held the fourth Thursday of every month, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the Centennial Conference Center C on the seventh floor of the hospital. Registration is not required. Free.


Do You Suffer From Pelvic Pain?

Treatment options and services are available at the Pelvic Pain Clinic. If you have any of the following symptoms, call for an appointment: 773.527.5839.

Symptoms:
Pain with urination
Urinary urgency or frequency
Severe or steady pain in the pelvic area
An ongoing dull aching
Intermittent cramping or sharp pains
Pain during intercourse, while having a bowel movement or when sitting.


Families Anonymous

This self-help program is for those concerned about the drug or alcohol abuse and related bahavioral problems of a loved one. The group offers support, encouragement and understanding for those dealing with these issues. The group meets every Monday from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Cafe Meeting Room in the lower level of the hospital. The program is free and registration is not required.


GERD and TIF

GERD — also called gastric reflux disease. Now treated with a new surgical procedure called TIF (transoral incisionless fundoplication). Performed through the mouth, there are no incisions and no scars. Majority of patients get immediate relief from symptoms. For a physician at Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center who performs TIF, call 877.737.INFO (4636).


Healthy Aging

Sept. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Blue Cross/Blue Shield will discuss Medicare part D prescription drug plans.

Oct. 10, 1-2:30 pm – Alzheimer’s Association to present “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Does Matter.”

Nov. 14, 1-2:30 pm – Bryce Word from Pace bus will discuss services offered.

Dec. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Christmas party. Free. Registration not required.


Living a Healthier Lifestyle

In the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program Phase III, heart patients and people concerned with cardiac health learn to develop a healthy lifestyle. A cardiac stress test, lipid profile, risk factor analysis and diet counseling are required to participate. The program is offered Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, please call 773.794.8420.


Pelvic Pain Clinic

Do you have pain in the lower abdomen (area below the navel and between the hips)? Is it steady and severe or does it come and go? Finding the cause is not always simple. Our Pelvic Pain Clinic team develops a customized plan that treats ‘the whole you’ to relieve symptoms. All in one, easy, convenient location.

Call our care coordinator at 773.527.5839.

Visit olr.reshealth.org/pelvicpain.


Prevention and Wellness

Arthritis Support Group

This self-help group, endorsed by the Arthritis Foundation, is for people living with arthritis and offers opportunities to share common problems and learn new ways to cope. Meetings also provide low-impact exercise sessions. Meetings will be held the fourth Thursday of every month, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the Centennial Conference Center C on the seventh floor of the hospital. Registration is not required. Free.


Capsule Endoscopy

Capsule endoscopy helps examine the small intestine, a part of the bowel that cannot be reached by traditional upper endoscopy or by colonoscopy. Capsule endoscopy identifies a cause of bleeding from the small intestine and detects polyps, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcers and tumors. To find a physician at Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center who performs capsule endoscopy, call 877.737.INFO (4636). To learn more, visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on Endoscopy.


Do You Suffer From Pelvic Pain?

Treatment options and services are available at the Pelvic Pain Clinic. If you have any of the following symptoms, call for an appointment: 773.527.5839.

Symptoms:
Pain with urination
Urinary urgency or frequency
Severe or steady pain in the pelvic area
An ongoing dull aching
Intermittent cramping or sharp pains
Pain during intercourse, while having a bowel movement or when sitting.


GERD and TIF

GERD — also called gastric reflux disease. Now treated with a new surgical procedure called TIF (transoral incisionless fundoplication). Performed through the mouth, there are no incisions and no scars. Majority of patients get immediate relief from symptoms. For a physician at Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center who performs TIF, call 877.737.INFO (4636).


Healthy Aging

Sept. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Blue Cross/Blue Shield will discuss Medicare part D prescription drug plans.

Oct. 10, 1-2:30 pm – Alzheimer’s Association to present “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Does Matter.”

Nov. 14, 1-2:30 pm – Bryce Word from Pace bus will discuss services offered.

Dec. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Christmas party. Free. Registration not required.


Pelvic Pain Clinic

Do you have pain in the lower abdomen (area below the navel and between the hips)? Is it steady and severe or does it come and go? Finding the cause is not always simple. Our Pelvic Pain Clinic team develops a customized plan that treats ‘the whole you’ to relieve symptoms. All in one, easy, convenient location.

Call our care coordinator at 773.527.5839.

Visit olr.reshealth.org/pelvicpain.


Programs for Active 55+

Healthy Aging

Sept. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Blue Cross/Blue Shield will discuss Medicare part D prescription drug plans.

Oct. 10, 1-2:30 pm – Alzheimer’s Association to present “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Does Matter.”

Nov. 14, 1-2:30 pm – Bryce Word from Pace bus will discuss services offered.

Dec. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Christmas party. Free. Registration not required.


Programs for Older Adults

Arthritis Support Group

This self-help group, endorsed by the Arthritis Foundation, is for people living with arthritis and offers opportunities to share common problems and learn new ways to cope. Meetings also provide low-impact exercise sessions. Meetings will be held the fourth Thursday of every month, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the Centennial Conference Center C on the seventh floor of the hospital. Registration is not required. Free.


Healthy Aging

Sept. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Blue Cross/Blue Shield will discuss Medicare part D prescription drug plans.

Oct. 10, 1-2:30 pm – Alzheimer’s Association to present “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Does Matter.”

Nov. 14, 1-2:30 pm – Bryce Word from Pace bus will discuss services offered.

Dec. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Christmas party. Free. Registration not required.


Senior Topics

Healthy Aging

Sept. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Blue Cross/Blue Shield will discuss Medicare part D prescription drug plans.

Oct. 10, 1-2:30 pm – Alzheimer’s Association to present “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Does Matter.”

Nov. 14, 1-2:30 pm – Bryce Word from Pace bus will discuss services offered.

Dec. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Christmas party. Free. Registration not required.


Special Events

Healthy Aging

Sept. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Blue Cross/Blue Shield will discuss Medicare part D prescription drug plans.

Oct. 10, 1-2:30 pm – Alzheimer’s Association to present “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Does Matter.”

Nov. 14, 1-2:30 pm – Bryce Word from Pace bus will discuss services offered.

Dec. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Christmas party. Free. Registration not required.


Special Issues

Capsule Endoscopy

Capsule endoscopy helps examine the small intestine, a part of the bowel that cannot be reached by traditional upper endoscopy or by colonoscopy. Capsule endoscopy identifies a cause of bleeding from the small intestine and detects polyps, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcers and tumors. To find a physician at Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center who performs capsule endoscopy, call 877.737.INFO (4636). To learn more, visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on Endoscopy.


Do You Suffer From Pelvic Pain?

Treatment options and services are available at the Pelvic Pain Clinic. If you have any of the following symptoms, call for an appointment: 773.527.5839.

Symptoms:
Pain with urination
Urinary urgency or frequency
Severe or steady pain in the pelvic area
An ongoing dull aching
Intermittent cramping or sharp pains
Pain during intercourse, while having a bowel movement or when sitting.


Families Anonymous

This self-help program is for those concerned about the drug or alcohol abuse and related bahavioral problems of a loved one. The group offers support, encouragement and understanding for those dealing with these issues. The group meets every Monday from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Cafe Meeting Room in the lower level of the hospital. The program is free and registration is not required.


GERD and TIF

GERD — also called gastric reflux disease. Now treated with a new surgical procedure called TIF (transoral incisionless fundoplication). Performed through the mouth, there are no incisions and no scars. Majority of patients get immediate relief from symptoms. For a physician at Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center who performs TIF, call 877.737.INFO (4636).


Healthy Aging

Sept. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Blue Cross/Blue Shield will discuss Medicare part D prescription drug plans.

Oct. 10, 1-2:30 pm – Alzheimer’s Association to present “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Does Matter.”

Nov. 14, 1-2:30 pm – Bryce Word from Pace bus will discuss services offered.

Dec. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Christmas party. Free. Registration not required.


Pelvic Pain Clinic

Do you have pain in the lower abdomen (area below the navel and between the hips)? Is it steady and severe or does it come and go? Finding the cause is not always simple. Our Pelvic Pain Clinic team develops a customized plan that treats ‘the whole you’ to relieve symptoms. All in one, easy, convenient location.

Call our care coordinator at 773.527.5839.

Visit olr.reshealth.org/pelvicpain.


Special Programs

Digital Mammography

Digital mammography emphasizes contrasts and identifies abnormalities that may not be as visible on traditional film examination. Shorter examination times; significantly improved patient comfort and convenience. For appointment, call Our Lady of the Resurrction Medical Center's Central Scheduling at 773.794.7678. To learn more, visit olr.reshealth.org/digital


Do You Suffer From Pelvic Pain?

Treatment options and services are available at the Pelvic Pain Clinic. If you have any of the following symptoms, call for an appointment: 773.527.5839.

Symptoms:
Pain with urination
Urinary urgency or frequency
Severe or steady pain in the pelvic area
An ongoing dull aching
Intermittent cramping or sharp pains
Pain during intercourse, while having a bowel movement or when sitting.


Pregnant and No Insurance?

Pregnant and no insurance? — The New Beginnings Prenatal Program offers prenatal care, counseling and emotional support for uninsured and underinsured women. Call 773.527.5850. Visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on New Beginnings.


Wellness

Capsule Endoscopy

Capsule endoscopy helps examine the small intestine, a part of the bowel that cannot be reached by traditional upper endoscopy or by colonoscopy. Capsule endoscopy identifies a cause of bleeding from the small intestine and detects polyps, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcers and tumors. To find a physician at Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center who performs capsule endoscopy, call 877.737.INFO (4636). To learn more, visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on Endoscopy.


Digital Mammography

Digital mammography emphasizes contrasts and identifies abnormalities that may not be as visible on traditional film examination. Shorter examination times; significantly improved patient comfort and convenience. For appointment, call Our Lady of the Resurrction Medical Center's Central Scheduling at 773.794.7678. To learn more, visit olr.reshealth.org/digital


Do You Suffer From Pelvic Pain?

Treatment options and services are available at the Pelvic Pain Clinic. If you have any of the following symptoms, call for an appointment: 773.527.5839.

Symptoms:
Pain with urination
Urinary urgency or frequency
Severe or steady pain in the pelvic area
An ongoing dull aching
Intermittent cramping or sharp pains
Pain during intercourse, while having a bowel movement or when sitting.


GERD and TIF

GERD — also called gastric reflux disease. Now treated with a new surgical procedure called TIF (transoral incisionless fundoplication). Performed through the mouth, there are no incisions and no scars. Majority of patients get immediate relief from symptoms. For a physician at Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center who performs TIF, call 877.737.INFO (4636).


Healthy Aging

Sept. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Blue Cross/Blue Shield will discuss Medicare part D prescription drug plans.

Oct. 10, 1-2:30 pm – Alzheimer’s Association to present “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Does Matter.”

Nov. 14, 1-2:30 pm – Bryce Word from Pace bus will discuss services offered.

Dec. 12, 1-2:30 pm – Christmas party. Free. Registration not required.


Living a Healthier Lifestyle

In the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program Phase III, heart patients and people concerned with cardiac health learn to develop a healthy lifestyle. A cardiac stress test, lipid profile, risk factor analysis and diet counseling are required to participate. The program is offered Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, please call 773.794.8420.


Pelvic Pain Clinic

Do you have pain in the lower abdomen (area below the navel and between the hips)? Is it steady and severe or does it come and go? Finding the cause is not always simple. Our Pelvic Pain Clinic team develops a customized plan that treats ‘the whole you’ to relieve symptoms. All in one, easy, convenient location.

Call our care coordinator at 773.527.5839.

Visit olr.reshealth.org/pelvicpain.


Pregnant and No Insurance?

Pregnant and no insurance? — The New Beginnings Prenatal Program offers prenatal care, counseling and emotional support for uninsured and underinsured women. Call 773.527.5850. Visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on New Beginnings.


Women's Issues

Digital Mammography

Digital mammography emphasizes contrasts and identifies abnormalities that may not be as visible on traditional film examination. Shorter examination times; significantly improved patient comfort and convenience. For appointment, call Our Lady of the Resurrction Medical Center's Central Scheduling at 773.794.7678. To learn more, visit olr.reshealth.org/digital


Do You Suffer From Pelvic Pain?

Treatment options and services are available at the Pelvic Pain Clinic. If you have any of the following symptoms, call for an appointment: 773.527.5839.

Symptoms:
Pain with urination
Urinary urgency or frequency
Severe or steady pain in the pelvic area
An ongoing dull aching
Intermittent cramping or sharp pains
Pain during intercourse, while having a bowel movement or when sitting.


Pelvic Pain Clinic

Do you have pain in the lower abdomen (area below the navel and between the hips)? Is it steady and severe or does it come and go? Finding the cause is not always simple. Our Pelvic Pain Clinic team develops a customized plan that treats ‘the whole you’ to relieve symptoms. All in one, easy, convenient location.

Call our care coordinator at 773.527.5839.

Visit olr.reshealth.org/pelvicpain.


Pregnant and No Insurance?

Pregnant and no insurance? — The New Beginnings Prenatal Program offers prenatal care, counseling and emotional support for uninsured and underinsured women. Call 773.527.5850. Visit olr.reshealth.org. Go to Patient Care Services and click on New Beginnings.


Call 877-RES-INFO for Nurse Advice, Doctor Referrals or Class Registration Monday - Friday 8 am to 8 pm • Weekends 8 am to 4pm

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