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  • EVENTS
  • Service
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    Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center is offering a limited number of free skin cancer screenings with its team of skin cancer experts.  Registration is required, spaces will fill quickly. Screenings will be held at the Rancho Mirage... more
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    A limited number of free Spirometry (lung capacity) screenings are being offered on May 19 to adults and children over the age of 7. Appointments are required.  Spirometry, which measures the amount of air that a person can blow out of... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • LECTURES
  • 04/26
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    Lymph node removal or drainage as a result of cancer treatment is a common cause of lymphedema, a swelling in the arms and legs. This informal discussion will focus on ways to lessen the risk of developing lymphedema and ways to manage early... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Lunch will be served.
  • 04/27
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    We invite you to learn about current and emerging therapies, diagnosis, monitoring and managing side effects of blood cancer treatments. more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Medical Oncology
    Dinner will be served.
  • 04/27
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    Do you often feel overwhelmed with life? Do you toss and turn when you sleep? Are you gaining weight you cannot seem to lose? Or do just feel fatigued and blah? Believe it or not, stress could be an underlying cause of all of these symptoms. The... more
    Location: La Quinta Library
  • 05/01
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    In recognition of the first Monday in May as Melanoma Monday, please join Henry Tsai, MD, Medical Oncologist as he discusses the prevention, detection and treatment of melanoma skin cancer.  Lecture made possible through the generous... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology
    Dinner will be served.
  • 05/01
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    Please join Elaine Henson, NP, as she reviews the importance of recognizing bone health issues, discusses maintenance of good bone health and describes therapies available for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis.    more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 05/03
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    Join Alex Del Rosario, MD, to get upfront answers to the most common questions regarding Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), backed by clinical data and the current Centers for Disease Control and Department of Health & Human Services guidelines. ... more
    Location: The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Internal Medicine
  • 05/04
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    Thousands of people of all ages, ethnic groups and walks of life have ostomies. For many, the process has saved their lives. Join Dr. Scott Gering for an informative presentation on understanding your ostomy, followed by a question-and-answer... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: General Surgery and Colon/Rectal Surgery
    Light refreshments will be served.
  • 05/10
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    There are several new developments in knee replacement technology. These innovations range from intra-operative robots, navigation, customized guides that the surgeon uses to insert the knee replacement, anatomic knee replacement and... more
    Location: The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, Palm Springs
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
  • 05/11
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    Parents, athletes and referees will: Walk away from this lecture with a better understanding of the dangers of concussions to young athletes Learn the warning signs and how to seek help Get an update on California law with regards to... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 05/11
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    Join Danielle Meglio, COTA/L, MLT/CDT, Community Class Coordinator, Eisenhower Rehabilitation Services as she discusses the common - and not so common - issues related to imbalance. One in 10 visits to the doctor includes the complaints of... more
  • 05/12
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    Experts estimate that more than 15 million Americans suffer from urinary or bowel incontinence. Most urinary and bowel incontinence can be managed with pelvic floor strengthening, behavioral techniques, and biofeedback. When used under the... more
  • 05/13
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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
  • 05/17
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    What is a stroke? Learn the difference between a stroke and a Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), often called a mini-stroke. Find out how you can “Spot a Stroke” and what to do next. Learn what that acronym B-E-F-A-S-T is all about.... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 05/18
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    Live, interactive telephone teleconference with experts in the field of multiple myeloma including William Bensinger, MD, Swedish Cancer Institute and Napoor Raje, MD, Director, Center for Multiple Myeloma, Division of Hematology and... more
    Location: Lucy Curci Cancer Center
  • 05/23
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    Please join Dr. Jeff Smith, DO, as he discusses pain management and your options for feeling better.   Many back problems can be prevented by practicing safe bending and lifting techniques, strengthening and stretching the muscles that... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • 05/24
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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
  • 05/24
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    What is a stroke? Learn the difference between a stroke and a Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), often called a mini-stroke. Find out how you can “Spot a Stroke” and what to do next. Learn what that acronym B-E-F-A-S-T is all about.... more
  • 05/25
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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,... more
    Location: Mizell Senior Center, Palm Springs
  • 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 Coordinator for HICAP of Riverside County from 1 to 3 p.m. and learn to navigate... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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    Lunch and Lose is on hiatus for the summer and will return in September. 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... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
    Board Certified Physician - Specialty: Gynecology/Obstetrics
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
  • Bariatrics
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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,... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • 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
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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
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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. The Mended Hearts Inc. support group meets on the second Thursday of each month (October through June) at 6 to 8 p.m. in the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower.... more
    Location: Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
  • Diabetes
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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 Eisenhower. Various... 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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    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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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