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  • EVENTS
  • Special Events
  • 01/25
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    Drawing upon her many years as a leading educator, physician, midwife, researcher, and National Geographic author, Dr. Tieraona Low Dog informs and inspires audiences with her ability to weave science and ancient wisdom into a message of hope and... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Light refreshments will be served.
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  • 02/16
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    The evening begins with our breast cancer diagnosis and treatment team, under the direction of John Cutrone, MD, Medical Director, Schnitzer Novac Breast Center, presenting an actual breast tumor board*, showing how out team of specialists come... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Radiology
    Light refreshments will be served.
  • 02/12
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    Eisenhower Medical Center Auxiliary will be hosting a special concert benefitting Eisenhower’s Memory Care Center to be followed by an hors d’oeuvre and wine reception. Accompanied by a chamber orchestra of strings and winds, a select chamber choir... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 02/18
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    The workshop approaches the journey of loss from many perspectives: spiritual, multi-cultural, psychological, experiential, and through the lens of our unique personalities. Each participant will receive a free Myers-Briggs personality assessment to... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • LECTURES
  • 01/23
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    Richard Gelb is a nationally known expert in cancer survivorship and communicating with your health care team. He is a National Cancer Institute cancer survivor research advocate and a cancer survivor review expert for the Department of Defense and... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Lunch will be served.
  • 01/24
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    Mason jars aren’t just for canning anymore! Over the past couple years, combining colorful, healthy ingredients in Mason jars for quick, easy meals on-the-go has exploded in popularity. Join Barbra Sassower to learn how to prepare simple, portable... more
    Location: La Quinta Library
  • 01/24
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    Please join cardiologist, Andrew Rubin, MD, to learn how you can prevent a stroke in Atrial Fibrillation (AFib). AFib is the most common abnormal heart rhythm or arrhythmia which causes an irregular and fast heartbeat. Through lifestyle changes,... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Electrophysiology and Cardiovascular Disease
  • 01/25
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    Join Dr. Bhasker-Rao for in-depth information about bariatric surgery, including: The health benefits of weight loss surgery Factors that make a person a likely surgical candidate An overview of surgical options for weight loss and weight... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery
  • 01/26
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    Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), or enlarged prostate, is a very common condition that affects over 70 percent of men in their 60s and can cause uncomfortable and aggravating urinary symptoms.  BPH symptoms may lead to depression, decreased... more
    Location: Mizell Senior Center, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Urology
  • 01/31
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    Join the discussion about the importance of sleep and learn how to get more of it in our busy lives. Sleep is vital for good health and a natural therapy for many diseases. A sound sleep can reenergize a tired body and increase the ability to work... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Sleep Medicine
  • 02/01
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    Please join Dr. Del Rosario, MD, Board Certified in Internal Medicine, in an informative discussion about issues “below the belt” including the prostate, erectile dysfunction and testicular pain. more
    Location: The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Internal Medicine
  • 02/02
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    Please join Dr. Matinpour as he discusses the function and structure of the skin, the mechanisms of aging skin, common skin cancers and sun protection. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Dermatology
    Light refreshments will be served.
  • 02/06
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    Live, Interactive teleconference with experts from the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the Mayo Clinic. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Teleconference
  • 02/06
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    National Osteoporosis Foundation Support Group Learn from Dr. Cassim about the minimally invasive techniques that blend state-of-the-art technology and expert medical skills to decrease pain that is constant and impacts your quality of life. more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation and Pain Management
  • 02/07
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    "The Connection" is a film about how frontier research is proving that there is a direct connection between your mind and your health. Whether it’s by reducing stress, practicing meditation, understanding diet, or nurturing relationships, the... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 02/08
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    If you have back pain, it’s important to get the facts.  Come hear from the expert as he dispells  the myths and misperceptions about spine surgery. more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
  • 02/08
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    Please join Dr. Glenn Jabola for a presentation on the prevention, detection and treatment options for skin cancers and melanomas. more
    Location: The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Family Medicine
  • 02/09
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    The harsh truth about lung cancer is that it doesn’t usually cause symptoms until the cancer is already advanced and not able to be cured. Screening has the potential of finding lung cancer earlier when, according to the American Cancer... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Medical Oncology
    Dinner will be served.
  • 02/11
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    The Betty Ford Center, a part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, presents the 41st season of Awareness Hour, celebrating a legacy of recovery wisdom and strength. Each Saturday morning session shares the hope of addiction recovery through... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Light refreshments will be served.
  • 02/11
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    Join Dr. Bhasker-Rao for in-depth information about bariatric surgery, including: The health benefits of weight loss surgery Factors that make a person a likely surgical candidate An overview of surgical options for weight loss and weight... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery
  • 02/15
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    Please join Tamela, Martin, MD to learn about the Symfony lens, a new cataract lens implant which is only available at Eisenhower surgery center. The Symfony lens is used during cataract surgery and corrects astigmatism (the symphony & Symfony... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 02/16
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    Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the country, and many people do not even know they are at risk. If you think you are at risk now is the time is now to make changes.  Join Dr. Minot to learn how maintaining a healthy blood... more
  • 02/21
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    Dr. Frutkin will discuss new minimally invasive therapies to treat cardiac valve disease that provide an alternative to open heart surgery.  As two examples of this transformative cardiac care, he will review transcatheter aortic valve... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
  • 02/21
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    One in 10 visits to the doctor includes the complaints of dizziness or imbalance. According to the CDC, more than one third of adults 65 and older fall each year in the United States and 20 to 30 percent of people who fall suffer moderate... more
    Location: La Quinta Wellness Center
  • 02/22
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    Join Dr. Bhasker-Rao for in-depth information about bariatric surgery, including: The health benefits of weight loss surgery Factors that make a person a likely surgical candidate An overview of surgical options for weight loss and weight... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery
  • Ongoing
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    You are eligible for Medicare, now what?  The decisions and choices you face can be confusing and overwhelming.  Join an Outreach Coodinator for HICAP of Riverside County from 1 to 3 p.m. and learn to navigate... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • By Appt
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    This program is designed to help smokers to quit smoking and to develop coping skills to combat the psychological and physical side effects of smoking cessation.  Call for series information and begin date. Non-refundable community cost is... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • PROGRAMS
  • Barbara Sinatra Children's Center
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    Individual and group counseling for victims of child sexual, physical and emotional abuse and associated trauma. For information, call 760-340-2336, or visit barbarasinatrachildrenscenter.org. more
    Location: Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center
  • Diabetes Education
  • Ongoing
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    Cada cuarto Jueves del mes, de 3 a 4 p.m.:Centro Medico EisenhowerEdificio Probst, Oficina 100B39000 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage Todas los miembros de la comunidad, pacientes y parientes de los pacientes son bienvenidos. Para information, favor... more
  • Ongoing
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    A free educational class for those on insulin therapy and their loved ones or caretakers. Instructor: Eisenhower Diabetes Program educator Held on the second Monday of the month, 10 to 11 a.m. at the Diabetes Program office, Eisenhower Medical... more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center, Probst Building
  • Ongoing
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    Optimizing Insulin Pump Therapy meets the first Monday of every month. more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center, Probst Building
  • Ongoing
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    Meets first and third Monday of month from 3 to 4 p.m. Free and open to the public. Learn about diabetes and have your questions answered by our Certified Diabetes Educators. Held at the Diabetes Program office,... more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center, Probst Building
  • Ongoing
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    Meets monthly on the second Wednesday from 9 to 10 a.m. October through May. Free and open to the public. Learn about diabetes and have your questions answered by our Certified Diabetes Educators. Pre-registration required. more
    Location: Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center
  • Healthy Living Resource Center
  • Ongoing
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    Patients learn the benefits of practicing Tai Chi, which boosts physical fitness, builds strength and flexibility, helps lower blood pressure and improves bone strength. Wear comfortable clothing; floor mat required. Advanced Class meets every... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Classes are $5 each. Physician consent form and pre-registration required. Instructor: Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy Assistant Co-sponsors: Eisenhower Medical... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. Classes are $5 each. Physician consent form and pre-registration required. Instructor: Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy Assistant more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Start your week off right on Mondays with Lunch and Lose -- a weekly weight loss and nutrition support group series which teaches you how to make healthy choices and eat differently for both short-term and long-term weight management. ... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Gynecology/Obstetrics
  • Ongoing
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    Meets every Wednesday and Friday from 11:00am to 12:00pm. Classes are $5 each. Physician consent form and pre-registration required. Instructor: Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy Assistant  Reservations are... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • By Appt
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    Medicare counseling by a HICAP representative is available at no charge. Call 760-423-4855 for available dates/times; limited number of appointments. The Center is located at 45280 Seeley Drive, La Quinta. more
    Location: Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center
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    Medicare counseling by a HICAP representative is available at no charge. Call 760-423-4855 for available dates/times; limited number of appointments. The Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center is located on Eisenhower Medical... more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center, Kiewit Building Ste 103
  • Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    The “Relaxation Response” is a practice that benefits the mind, body and spirit, providing a respite from tension, worry and anxiety. The focus of this group is to learn simple relaxation and stress management skills. Meets every Wednesday, 1:30... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Change in body composition and strength as a result of strength training may result in significant physical and emotional improvements for cancer patients. Meets every Tuesday from from 8 to 9 a.m.  Physician prescription required. Fee of $5 per... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Patients learn the benefits of practicing Tai Chi, which boosts physical fitness, builds strength and flexibility, helps lower blood pressure and improves bone strength. Wear comfortable clothing; floor mat required. Meets every Tuesday and... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Exercise has been shown to be beneficial for mind, body and soul, but sometimes taking that first step is the hardest. This class will include walking education, stretching and brisk walks and cool downs followed by a 45 minute movement program. ... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Yoga is a breath-focused practice to improve balance and strength with active and passive poses. This new yoga class for cancer survivors is open to all levels of physical ability. A referral from your Eisenhower physician and... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
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    Healing Touch massage, a 30 minute clothed, chair or table massage,  for those affected by cancer.  Massage therapist is available the Wednesday mornings by appointment only.  Eisenhower physician referral is required.  Call for appointment.   more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
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    Nutritional counseling for those affected by cancer.  Eisenhower physician referral required for a complimentary consultation with a Registered Dietitian.  more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Renker Wellness Center
  • 02/02
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    Are you new to anticoagulation (or blood thinner) therapy? Have you been on long-term anticoagulation therapy? Please join us for a FREE education hour covering risks and benefits of anticoagulation therapy. Classes feature a team of instructors... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    The facility is open to community members who are Renker Wellness Center fitness members.(all prices include 10 percent discount for members of Eisenhower Healthy Living Resource Center) To become a fitness member:Physician consent... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
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    Body fat testing and counseling available by appointment only. Fee required. more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
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    Nutritional counseling for a healthy heart; by appointment.   more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Smilow Heart Center
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    Breathe Better Education Series Join us on the third Wednesday of each month (October through May) from noon to 1 p.m. for classes relating to lung health. Reservations not required. Topics through May 2017:October 19:  Exercise and Lung... more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 2 to 3 p.m. Pre-registration, by calling 760-773-2080, is desired but not required prior to each attendance.   more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
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    Nutritional counseling for those affected by heart disease. Fee to be determined on individual's needs. more
  • Traub Parkinson's Center
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    Meets Tuesdays year round from 9 to 10 a.m.. Exercise class for Parkinsonians designed to achieve and maintain optimal motor function, increase muscle strength and improve balance and gait. Caregivers welcome. Physician prescription required. $20... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
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    Nutritional counseling for those affected by Parkinson’s disease and other neurological disorders. Fee determined on individual needs. more
  • GROUPS
  • Cancer
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    Meets Wednesdays year round, noon to 1:15 p.m.For newly diagnosed, currently under treatment and survivors. This support group offers understanding about the specific emotional, physical and social issues related to cancer.  Includes lunch. ... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets Wednesdays year round, 3 to 4:30 p.m. This is an informal group for cancer patients and caregivers to share their feelings and challenges. The group’s goal is to allow people to learn from others facing similar situations. Topics... more
    Location: Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center
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    Meets Tuesdays year round, 3 to 4:30 p.m.An open forum for cancer patients, their loved ones and caregivers. Get help and support with the emotional, social and physical issues related to cancer. Speakers for this event include; Pamela Jones... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    For those affected by myeloma. Facilitator of this group is Alison Mayer Sachs, MSW, OSW-C.Meets 3rd Thursday of month year round, 3 to 4:30 p.m.  more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Being diagnosed with cancer is often described as feeling as though you’ve been dropped in a foreign country where you don’t speak the language and someone forgot to give you a map. Our information and support group will help you learn the... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
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    An American Cancer Society program especially for cancer patients...receive beauty techniques and tips to help restore physical appearance and self image during treatment. Meets 2nd Monday of the month, every other month, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Cardiology
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    Support for cardiac patients, their loved ones and caregivers. Join us on January 12, 2016 for a discussion with Karen Stewart, Director, Renker Wellness Center, regarding cardiac rehabiliation options and regulatory... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • Diabetes
  • Ongoing
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    The Desert Diabetes Club is a support group that meets on the third Wednesday  of each month October through May (exceptions December and February) from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenower. Various speakers... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • Other
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    Meets Wednesdays year round, 4 to 5 p.m. Please call prior to first attendance. Open to the public and parents of clients. more
    Location: Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center
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    Meets Thursdays year round, 9 to 11 a.m.For loved ones and caregivers. more
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    Meets second Monday of month year round, 6:30 to 8 p.m.Those who have HAD bariatric surgery, GOING to have bariatric surgery, or THINKING about bariatric surgery. It doesn’t matter where you had the surgery, who your surgeon was, or how long ago... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • Ongoing
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    Recurring 5-week sessions on Wednesdays from 3 to 4:30 p.m.   Call to register and for session start dates. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Held the third Wednesday of month (October to May), noon to 1 p.m. Attend one or all. No reservations required. Held at Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center. If further questions, call Jenny Armstrong at 760-773-1380. more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Support and information for patients, their loved ones and caregivers. Group meets the second Tuesday of the month from noon to 1 p.m. at Eisenhower Renker Wellness Center.   more
    Location: Renker Wellness Center
  • Ongoing
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    Held each Wednesday from 2 to 3 p.m. at Eisenhower Behavorial Health, 39700 Bob Hope Drive, Suite 216. Cost of sessions is covered by most insurances. more
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    The National Osteoporosis Foundation Support Group meets on the first Monday each month from 11 a.m. to noon at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower. Patients, their loved ones and caregivers are welcome to participate. more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • Ongoing
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    The Ostomy Support Group meets on the first Thursday of every month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. The group provides information and support to persons with ostomies (ostomates) and their loved ones and caregivers.  Members of the group also provide... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • Ongoing
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    Meets every Friday, year round, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in the Bob Hope Classic Medical Building, 38700 Bob Hope Drive, Suite 216. All Eisenhower Outpatient Behavioral Health patients are invited to attend. Reservations are not required.   more
    Location: Eisenhower Medical Center
  • Ongoing
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    Held each Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Eisenhower Behavorial Health, 39700 Bob Hope Drive, Suite 216. Cost of sessions is covered by most insurances. more
  • Ongoing
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    Held each Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Eisenhower Behavorial Health, 39700 Bob Hope Drive, Suite 216. Cost of sessions is covered by most insurances. more
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    Held each Thursday from 11 a.m.  to noon at Eisenhower Behavorial Health, 39700 Bob Hope Drive, Suite 216. Cost of sessions is covered by most insurances. more