Health Care As It Should Be February 2015

Upcoming Events

  • Quit Smoking Now! Series LC
    760-834-3798 Read More

    Eating Healthy for Your Heart AC
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center

    TU, Feb 24, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    Cari Sudmeier, RN, MS, FNP, Family Nurse Practitioner
    760-423-4855 Read More

    Healthy Bones: Fight Fractures with Fitness KB
    National Osteoporosis Foundation
    M, Mar 2, 11 a.m. to noon
    Mitzi Reul, Physical Therapy
    760-423-4855 Read More

    Hearing Evaluation — Free, by Appointment Only KB
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center

    TU, Mar 3, 8:30 a.m. to noon
    Wade Zarella, AuD, CCC-A, The Hearing Institute
    760-423-4855; limited appointments available. Read More

    Mindfulness Meditation and Stress Management for Bladder Cancer Patients and Survivors LC
    M, Mar 9, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
    Kathleen Lubanski, RN, NP, Certified Chopra Meditation Specialist
    760-834-3798; register by Mar 5. Light lunch included. Read More

    The Power of Nutrition AC
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center

    TH, Mar 12, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    Joseph Scherger, MD, MPH, Vice President, Primary Care and Academic Affairs
    760-423-4855 Read More

    Stroke Awareness and Recovery AC
    The Mended Hearts, Inc.
    TH, Mar 12, 6 to 8 p.m.
    Deborah Bayer, RN, BSN, CCRN, Stroke Coordinator
    760-409-8538 Read More

    Spirometry Screening — Free, by Appointment Only KB
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center

    TU, Mar 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Cristina Landa, BS, RCP, RRT, AE-C, Respiratory Care
    760-423-4855; limited appointments available. Read More

    Balance Screening — Free, by Appointment Only KB
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center

    TU, Mar 17 or Mar 24, 1 to 3 p.m.
    Physical Therapy staff
    760-423-4855; limited appointments available. Read More

    Customized Knee Replacements AC
    Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center

    TU, Mar 17, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    Ghassan Boghosian, DO, Orthopedic Surgery
    760-423-4855 Read More

    CALENDAR KEY

    Most classes and lectures are free and early registration is recommended. For a full listing of lectures, events, programs and support groups, visit emc.org/calendar. Online registration is available for most events.

    AC Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
    KB Eisenhower Indian Wells Healthy Living Resource Center, Kiewit Building, Suite 103
    LC Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center

    Would you like to have someone from Eisenhower Medical Center speak to your organization on a health-related topic? Please contact Vanessa Shanks at 760-834-7956 for more information.

 

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Invest in a Lifetime of Good Health with Eisenhower's world-class Executive Physical ProgramWe believe that a lifelong commitment to good health is one of the best investments you can make. Eisenhower's world-class Executive Physical Program, located at the beautiful George and Julia Argyros Health Center in La Quinta, provides a comprehensive assessment of your health in just one day, in one place.

Tailored to address your specific wellness needs, we offer the best, evidence-based preventive screenings to provide you with the maximum opportunity to discover the unique risks that may affect your long-term health and a road map to modify or eliminate those risks.

After your day with us, you will be equipped with the motivation, tools and knowledge to make permanent changes to improve your health and well-being.

  • Customized packages start at $1,800 and are not covered by insurance.

For more information or to register for an appointment, please call 760-610-7360.

Preventive Medicine
Our preventive medicine program is specifically designed to provide you with a comprehensive health evaluation, tailored to meet your individualized health needs.  We build a carefully planned, custom four-hour schedule, centered  around your health concerns that includes:

One on One consultation

  • A comprehensive review of your medical history and complete medical exam by our highly-trained, Board Certified medical professionals and a health risk and lifestyle assessment providing meaningful recommendation for maximizing your health and wellness.
  • A full range of preventive screening tests for early detection of cancer, heart and lung disease, as well as other serious medical problems. Tests include:
    • Vascular screening
    • Comprehensive blood testing
    • Physiologic and anatomic test
    • Vision, hearing, breathing exams
    • Musculoskeletal fitness assessment
    • Ultrasound Screen (includes carotid intima and aortic artery)
  • Optional tests may include:
    • Chest X-ray
    • Coronary calcium score
    • Virtual colonoscopy
    • Mammogram (for women)
    • Total body scan
    • Cardiac testing
    • Bone Density (Dexa)
    • Pap Smear
  • Board Certified physician consultation to discuss test results, diagnostic impression and treatment recommendations.
  • A comprehensive online report of your results within seven days of your appointment
  • Other convenient, time-saving services include:
    • A physician assistant to coordinate all logistical needs related to your appointment
    • Light refreshments
    • Private showers and dressing room
    • Wireless Internet
    • Ambassadors to provide escort to and from your appointment
  • As needed or required, our staff will provide referrals to Eisenhower Medical Center's many health-related programs, including:
    • Nutrition classes
    • Exercise programs
    • Personal training
    • Smoking cessation program
    • Diabetes management
    • Weight management