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Classes, Events, Support Groups

Events and Classes

Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 6:30pm

Experience leg cramps while walking? Do your legs sometimes feel numb or weak? These are symptoms of peripheral artery disease (PAD). Learn more about PAD and the latest treatment options.

Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 10:00am

As participants in Celebrating Seniors Week, Rush Oak Park Hospital hosts an interactive demonstration and discussion about tai chi.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 10:30am

As part of Celebrating Seniors Week, Rush Oark Park Hospital hosts this basic fitness class for seniors.

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 6:30pm

Joyce Nowak, RRT, RCP, respiration therapist

Need strategies to help you navigate asthma this allergy season? Let us help you, so you can breathe easier.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:30pm

Tired or achy legs? Find out about the causes and treatments of varicose and spider veins.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 6:30pm

Peter Panton, MD, ophthalmologist

Come to learn about cataracts and glaucoma and the latest treatment options, stay to get screened for these common eye conditions.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 6:30pm

Maki Sato, MD, primary care physician

Stress can deprive you of sleep, upset your stomach and drive you to overeat and smoke. Find out ways to decompress so you can lead a healthier life.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.


Support Groups

Meets quarterly, 9 to 10 a.m.

Meets the fourth Tuesday of the month, 2 to 4 p.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.