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Classes, Events, Support Groups

Events and Classes

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 10:00am

Get the latest information on prevention, detection and management of diabetes.

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 6:30pm

When medications and physical therapy aren't enough, surgery may be an option for alleviating back pain caused by degenerative disk disease, herniated disks and spinal stenosis. Learn about the latest surgical treatments for spinal disorders, including minimally invasive procedures.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 5:30pm

Participants must attend all three to complete the program. Let Rush Oak Park Hospital and the Respiratory Health Association help you meet your smoke-free goals.

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

Join us for a look at the ways mental health has been portrayed in horror films and a discussion of how these films have shaped society's perception of mental health.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 6:30pm

A stuffy or runny nose, headaches and even bad breath can all be signs of an acute or chronic sinus disorder. Learn more about treatments for these problems and improve your quality of life.

Speaker: Dr. Bobby Tajudeen, MD, otolaryngologist

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:30pm

Participants must attend all three to complete the program. Let Rush Oak Park Hospital and the Respiratory Health Association help you meet your smoke-free goals.

Support Groups

Meets quarterly, 9 to 10 a.m.

This group meets the second Saturday of every month (except August) at Rush Oak Park Hospital in the Centennial Room.

The program is an educational and support group for both care-partners and patients. More advanced patients are welcome, though the group is not exclusive to patients at...

Meets the first and third Tuesdays of the month, 6 to 8 p.m.

This support group is for women affected by heart disease as well as women interested in heart disease prevention. It is run by WomenHeart, a national organization dedicated to advancing women's heart health through advocacy, community education and patient support.