Programs and Events

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Tai Chi for Arthritis – Part II

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Falls are the number one cause of injury in adults over 55. 1 out of 3 adults over 65 fall each year. Falling once doubles your chances of falling again. Falling is NOT a normal part of aging. Tai Chi has been proven to be a fall risk reduction exercise program. IN-PERSON Call to register: […]

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Rock Steady Boxing for Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Specialty class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease. Non-contact boxing workout that addresses disease symptoms.  Doctor’s release and an initial assessment is required. Class package can be purchased at the Members Services desk. Cost is $99 for 10 classes (Fighter Package) Contact Ildiko Timmerman with any questions, 515-645-3344. MercyOne Health & Fitness – LIVE CLASSES […]

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Activator Pole Walking for Fall Prevention

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

ACTIVATOR ℗ poles may be beneficial for pre/post hip or knee surgery, soft tissue injuries, conditions such as Parkinson’s, stroke, MS, chronic pain, cancer rehab, spinal conditions and older adults who may have a fall risk (upon assessment of a rehab professional). For more information: MercyOne Health & Fitness – LIVE CLASSES 12493 University Ave, […]

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Peer Leader Training for “Better Choices, Better Health”

Virtual

The Iowa Department of Public Health is offering a free virtual Peer Leader Training for the Self Management Resource Center’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), referred to as “Better Choices, Better Health” in Iowa. Once trained, you are able to co-facilitate this program in person or virtually in your community. Peer Leader Training will take […]

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Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Falls are the number one cause of injury in adults over 55 years of age. 1 out of 3 adults over 65 fall each year. Falling once doubles your chances of falling again. Falling is NOT a normal part of aging.  Tai Chi has been proven to be a fall risk reduction exercise program. MercyOne […]

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Total Parkinson’s

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

This class is designed to address the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease related to movement, balance, coordination and walking rhythm. This functional movement program helps decrease the risk of falls, minimize fatigue, reduce rigidity and improve mobility. Class intensity: Low. MercyOne Health & Fitness – LIVE CLASSES Call to register:  515-226-9622

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2023 American Heart Month Webinar Series

Virtual

Join us for the 2023 American Heart Month Webinar Series "Adopting and Implementing Protocols for Hypertension Control Webinar Series.” Presented by the Iowa HHS Heart Disease & Stroke and the Care for Yourself - WISEWOMAN Program. This two-part series will provide an engaging opportunity to learn from local health care professionals on the latest healthcare […]

Webinar: Adopting and Implementing Protocols to Identify Undiagnosed Hypertension

Virtual

This webinar will include a lecture format (50 minutes) and time (10 minutes) for sharing experiences and lessons learned when adopting and implementing systems or clinic protocols to identify undiagnosed hypertension. The webinar will be recorded for future viewing availability of the session. However, attendance during the webinar on February 8 is required for CME […]

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Rock Steady Boxing for Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Specialty class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease. Non-contact boxing workout that addresses disease symptoms.  Doctor’s release and an initial assessment is required. Class package can be purchased at the Members Services desk. Cost is $99 for 10 classes (Fighter Package) Contact Ildiko Timmerman with any questions, 515-645-3344. MercyOne Health & Fitness – LIVE CLASSES […]

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Rock Steady Boxing for Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Specialty class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease. Non-contact boxing workout that addresses disease symptoms.  Doctor’s release and an initial assessment is required. Class package can be purchased at the Members Services desk. Cost is $99 for 10 classes (Fighter Package) Contact Ildiko Timmerman with any questions, 515-645-3344. MercyOne Health & Fitness – LIVE CLASSES […]

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Peer Leader Training for “Better Choices, Better Health”

Virtual

The Iowa Department of Public Health is offering a free virtual Peer Leader Training for the Self Management Resource Center’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), referred to as “Better Choices, Better Health” in Iowa. Once trained, you are able to co-facilitate this program in person or virtually in your community. Peer Leader Training will take […]

Recurring

Rock Steady Boxing for Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Specialty class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease. Non-contact boxing workout that addresses disease symptoms.  Doctor’s release and an initial assessment is required. Class package can be purchased at the Members Services desk. Cost is $99 for 10 classes (Fighter Package) Contact Ildiko Timmerman with any questions, 515-645-3344. MercyOne Health & Fitness – LIVE CLASSES […]