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Classes, Events, Support Groups

Events and Classes

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 9:00am

Sign-up for the blood drive at Rush Oak Park Hospital on April 4th. Go to Search under mobile blood drives. Our location code is 774B.
Help us make a difference!

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 6:00pm

Speaker: Philip LoSavio, MD, otolaryngologist, and Alejandra Lastra, MD, sleep medicine specialist

Learn about Inspire, a noiseless sleep apnea treatment that works without a mask or a hose.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 11:00am

Speakers: Ashok Jagasia, MD - otolaryngologist and Kara Houston, AuD, audiologist
Join a discussion about the causes of hearing loss, and learn about new devises designed to improve hearing.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 4:00pm

Speakers: Christine Brooks - older adult benefits specialist
In conjunction with Oak Park Township Seniors Service, come get the facts about enrolling in Medicare and supplement plans that can seem overwhelming.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 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.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 10:00am

A dance-based exercise class for all levels.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 4:00pm

Best Anti-Aging Skin Tips and Treatments Speaker: Sheetal Mehta, MD, dermatologist

Wish your skin looked younger? You can't control certain factors, like falling estrogen levels that lead to sagging skin or the genetics that give you a particular bone structure. But there are plenty of external influences on how your skin ages. Learn about the best anti-aging treatments to keep your skin looking its best.


Support Groups

Join us on the 1st Monday of each month from 5:30 - 7:00pm.

Rush Oak Park and Wellness House have partnered together to provide support and information as you navigate your cancer journey.
This group provides an opportunity for people experiencing cancer to share information, connect with others in similar circumstances and improve coping skills. Registration is not required and program is offered at no cost.

For additional information, contact Ellen Nieman, Oncology Social Work Navigator at 630.654.5198 or

Meets the first and third Tuesday of the month, 6 to 8 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...

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.