Classes & Events
To register for classes and events at St. John Providence Health System locations, please call 1-866-501-DOCS (3627) unless otherwise noted.
Providence Hospital Community Training Center offers ACLS Provider & Reverification courses.
Fee: $200 for Provider Course; $125 for Reverification
Location: Providence Hospital: Southfield
For times, dates and registration information, call 248.465.4221
Learn the latest information and great tips for heart healthy eating from Registered Dietitians. Held first Tuesday of each month. Call (313)-343-3820 with questions.
Designed for adults with heart disease or cardiac risk factors. Exercise in a safe, monitored environment with a registered nurse and exercise specialist. Call 313-343-3157 or visit the St. John Hospital cardiac rehabilitation web page.
Open to all patients who have had surgery, procedures or problems involving the heart. For more information, call St. John Physician Finder toll-free, 1-866-501-DOCS.
American Heart Association participation course.
Medically supervised exercise and education program for adults who have had previous heart problems, have risk factors for heart disease, or want to improve their health.
Fee: Call for costs
Call for an appointment: 586-573-5233 for more information or registration.
Free blood pressure screenings offered. No appointment is necessary. For more information, call 1-866-501-DOCS.
Location: St. John Hospital and Medical Center - North Shores Campus (Emergency Room)
Location: St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Macomb Center (Main Lobby)
11800 E. Twelve Mile, Warren; Main Lobby, Monday-10 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Tuesday-8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Wednesday;-8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Thursday-8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Friday-9 a.m.-4 p.m..
Location: St. John Hospital & Medical Center: Detroit (St. John Professional Pharmacy)
22151 Moross, Professional Building Two
Fourth Friday, monthly; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: St. John Providence Health System (Eastland Mall)
18000 Vernier, Harper Woods; fourth Wednesday of the month; 8-10 a.m.
Location: St. John Providence Health System (Macomb Mall)
32233 Gratiot, Roseville; Third Wednesday of each month; 8-10 a.m.
Location: St. John Providence Health System (Northland Mall)
21500 Northwestern Hightway; Third Monday of the month; 8-10 a.m.
H.E.A.R.T. teaches the warning signs of a heart attack, stroke and appropriate response. Call 248-967-7003.
Location: St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Oakland Center (St. John Oakland Hospital: Madison Heights)
Exercise in a safe, monitored environment with a registered nurse and exercise specialist.
Fee: $7 per class
Meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Call (313) 343-3157 to register.
Sessions will be presented by physicians and other professional staff. Topics include Taking Control of Heart Failure, How to Follow a Low Salt Diet, Medications, Self-Care, Exercise and Activity and Lifestyle Changes. For more information, call toll-free 1-866-HEART09 (1-866-432-7809) or visit www.stjohn.org/macombheart.
Location: St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Macomb Center (Physical Rehabilitation Building Auditorium)
All ages are welcome to learn heart healthy warm-ups and the latest hustles. No registration required. Call 313-499-4415 for more information.
Location: Ground West Classrooms
Sponsored By: St. John Providence Health System
Classes are held every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Located at: Conner Creek Village
4777 E. Outer Drive, between Van Dyke & Conner Ave.
For more information or to register, call 1-866-501-DOCS.
Hip-hop turned healthy best describes the innovative approach Healthy Start Publishing is taking to educate children about health and safety. The company uses reading, music and rhythm to persuade young children to keep their bodies fit.
“Pumping Up The Heartbeat” is an illustrated song about the heart and circulation of the blood that kids can follow. Upon hearing it they instinctively begin to sing and dance. As a result they are able to exercise while learning basic anatomy and physiology of the heart. The end of the book includes a summary of the cardiovascular system, questions and answers and a short glossary for parents that may want to provide more detailed information as their children’s interest in heart health peaks.
A Heart Smart certificate of achievement, signed by the author, is included for children to encourage their participation. For ordering information, call 1-866-501-DOCS.
Sponsored By: St. John Providence Health System
This informal group focuses on persons recovering from a stroke, head injury, Parkinson's and other neurilogical disorders. Provides individuals with an opportunity to build upon and maintain communication skills learned in treatment. Meets on Tuesdays for one hour, weekly. Call 586-466-5203 for more information.