For fitness options, our hospital has a partnership with the Zion Park District, just a block west of the hospital. Benefits include: Access to fitness equipment, a variety of fitness classes, including yoga and Zumba, and fitness facilities and amenities, including large locker rooms, concessions, a basketball court, jogging track and volleyball court. Guests visiting the park district may pick up a towel and a park district visitor pass from First Connections in the hospital’s front lobby.
Shuttles depart from the northwest entrance throughout the day. Patients and caregivers need only show their name badge to access these services. Hours are weekdays 5 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturdays 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Support from your care team
Throughout your cancer treatment, your oncology rehabilitation therapist can help you reach your personal fitness goals, as part of the department's Motion for Life Program. In addition, your dietitian and naturopathic clinician can provide hydration tips, healthy eating plans and supplements you may consider before and after working out.