Medical http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/21011/more en HealthSpring Fitness Center Opens as Part of Larger Hospital-Based Wellness Center http://clubindustry.com/medical/healthspring-fitness-center-opens-part-larger-hospital-based-wellness-center <div class="node-body article-body">NorthBay Healthcare opened its newly renovated $58 million wellness center in late August after a July opening of the HealthSpring Fitness center, which is part of the wellness center. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/healthspring-fitness-center-opens-part-larger-hospital-based-wellness-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/healthspring-fitness-center-opens-part-larger-hospital-based-wellness-center#comments Medical Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:03:00 +0000 57541 at http://clubindustry.com Report: Exercising Can Save $2,500 in Annual Medical Bills http://clubindustry.com/medical/report-exercising-can-save-2500-annual-medical-bills <div class="node-body article-body">Walking 30 minutes a day can save the average American $2,500 in annual medical expenses, according to a study published last week in the Journal of the American Heart Association.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/report-exercising-can-save-2500-annual-medical-bills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/report-exercising-can-save-2500-annual-medical-bills#comments Medical Tue, 13 Sep 2016 21:03:00 +0000 57861 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">Walking 30 minutes a day can save the average American $2,500 in annual medical expenses,&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">according to a study published last week</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">&nbsp;in the Journal of the American Heart Association. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</span></p> Property Briefs: University Opens $52 Million Rec Center, Colts Owner Donates to Local YMCA http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-university-opens-52-million-rec-center-colts-owner-donates-local-ymca <div class="node-body article-body">The owner of the Indianapolis Colts accelerates local YMCA developments, and Worcester State University and Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital unveil new fitness centers.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-university-opens-52-million-rec-center-colts-owner-donates-local-ymca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-university-opens-52-million-rec-center-colts-owner-donates-local-ymca#comments For-profits Medical Nonprofits Universities Tue, 06 Sep 2016 22:04:00 +0000 58051 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Some of the latest gym openings and remodels involve YMCAs and university and medical fitness centers. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Property Briefs: Wellness Center Closes, YMCA Partners with College, University Opens Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-wellness-center-closes-ymca-partners-college-university-opens-rec-center <div class="node-body article-body">Orlando Health, University of Tampa, Lee County YMCA and others make moves to close, open or partner on fitness facilities. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-wellness-center-closes-ymca-partners-college-university-opens-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-wellness-center-closes-ymca-partners-college-university-opens-rec-center#comments For-profits Medical Nonprofits Universities Tue, 06 Sep 2016 22:04:00 +0000 57771 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Some of the latest gym openings and remodels involve YMCAs and university rec centers. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> $35 Million Center for Integrated Wellness Opens in Bloomington, Illinois http://clubindustry.com/medical/35-million-center-integrated-wellness-opens-bloomington-illinois <div class="node-body article-body">The $35 million 105,000-square-foot Center for Integrated Wellness opened last week as a joint program among Signet Enterprises, McLean County Orthopedics, Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Method Sports Performance and Sequoia Wellness.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/35-million-center-integrated-wellness-opens-bloomington-illinois" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/35-million-center-integrated-wellness-opens-bloomington-illinois#comments Medical Mon, 29 Aug 2016 22:41:00 +0000 57531 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The new Center for Integrated Wellness in Bloomington, Illinois, includes a sports-performance training institute, a running track and more fitness amenities as well as integration with medical programs. (Photo courtesy Center for Integrated Wellness.)</p> Hospital, City Reach Deal to Preserve Suburban Chicago Fitness Center http://clubindustry.com/medical/hospital-city-reach-deal-preserve-suburban-chicago-fitness-center <div class="node-body article-body">St. George Corp., the parent of Palos Community Hospital, and the Village of Orland Park, Illinois, put together a memorandum of understanding that preserves Palos Health & Fitness Center from destruction. The facility had been scheduled for demolition as part of the hospital's expansion plan.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/hospital-city-reach-deal-preserve-suburban-chicago-fitness-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/hospital-city-reach-deal-preserve-suburban-chicago-fitness-center#comments Wellness Medical Thu, 24 Mar 2016 20:05:00 +0000 51491 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The memorandum of understanding between St. George Corporation and the Village of Orland Park, Illinois,&nbsp;is expected to go before the Village Board for a vote on April 4.&nbsp;(Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Mount Carmel Health's New Facility Integrates Health, Fitness and Emergency Services http://clubindustry.com/wellness/mount-carmel-healths-new-facility-integrates-health-fitness-and-emergency-services <div class="node-body gallery-body">Mount Carmel Health's MC Fitness & Health facility in Lewis Center, Ohio, offers fitness club amenities, health services and an emergency department in one location.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/wellness/mount-carmel-healths-new-facility-integrates-health-fitness-and-emergency-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/wellness/mount-carmel-healths-new-facility-integrates-health-fitness-and-emergency-services#comments Wellness Medical Wed, 16 Mar 2016 14:08:00 +0000 51191 at http://clubindustry.com Medical Fitness Network Directory Helps Personal Trainers and Health Clubs Reach New Clients with Chronic Conditions http://clubindustry.com/profits/medical-fitness-network-directory-helps-personal-trainers-and-health-clubs-reach-new-clients <div class="node-body article-body">The Medical Fitness Network is a directory of personal trainers, health clubs, YMCAs and other health care professionals that was set up to connect people who have chronic diseases or medical conditions with people and services that can help them, but it also connects trainers and fitness facilities with clients who need their services and may not know about them otherwise. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/medical-fitness-network-directory-helps-personal-trainers-and-health-clubs-reach-new-clients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/medical-fitness-network-directory-helps-personal-trainers-and-health-clubs-reach-new-clients#comments For-profits Medical Tue, 01 Mar 2016 14:15:00 +0000 50491 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Personal trainers and fitness facilities who pay to be listed in the directory of health care professionals and organizations put together by the Medical Fitness Network get exposure to people with chronic conditions through the organization&#39;s partnerships with 12 health care organizations as well as discounts on services from more than 100 companies. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Exercise is Medicine Solution Aims to Unite Health Care Systems, Fitness Professionals http://clubindustry.com/wellness/exercise-medicine-solution-aims-unite-health-care-systems-fitness-professionals <div class="node-body article-body">The ultimate goal of the EIM Solution collaboration is to achieve global targets for inactivity reduction, related morbidity and mortality, and health care costs.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/wellness/exercise-medicine-solution-aims-unite-health-care-systems-fitness-professionals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/wellness/exercise-medicine-solution-aims-unite-health-care-systems-fitness-professionals#comments Wellness Medical Tue, 23 Feb 2016 20:37:00 +0000 49891 at http://clubindustry.com <p>As part of the Exercise is Medicine&nbsp;Solution, physicians can refer their patients to qualified exercise professionals who hold the EIM Professional Credential. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Suburban Chicago Hospital Plans to Close Fitness Center in Expansion Plan http://clubindustry.com/medical/suburban-chicago-hospital-plans-close-fitness-center-expansion-plan <div class="node-body article-body">Some members, health care professionals and politicians have voiced opposition to the Palos Community Hospital's expansion plan that would close the Palos Health & Fitness Center.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/medical/suburban-chicago-hospital-plans-close-fitness-center-expansion-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/medical/suburban-chicago-hospital-plans-close-fitness-center-expansion-plan#comments Wellness Medical lifetime fitness Mon, 22 Feb 2016 21:05:00 +0000 49821 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board&nbsp;held a public hearing on the plan on Feb. 18, and the state agency is expected to issue a vote by March 18. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p>