Medical Memberships at Franciscan Health Fitness Centers
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Jump start your wellness with a 60-DAY MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP once your referral is received from your physician, clinician or therapist. Your 60-DAY MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP entitles you to a safe and personalized exercise program designed by our certified fitness professionals. Please call the Franciscan Health Fitness Center in Chesterton at (219) 983-9832 to learn more.
Jump start your wellness with a 60-DAY MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP once your referral is received from your physician, clinician or therapist. Your 60-DAY MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP entitles you to a safe and personalized exercise program designed by our certified fitness professionals. Please call the Franciscan Health Fitness Center in Chicago Heights at (708) 755-3020 to learn more.
Jump start your wellness with a 60-DAY MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP once your referral is received from your physician, clinician or therapist. Your 60-DAY MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP entitles you to a safe and personalized exercise program designed by our certified fitness professionals. Please call the Franciscan Health Fitness Center in Schererville at (219) 865-6969 to learn more.
About Medical Memberships
Franciscan Health Fitness Centers in Chesterton and Schererville have been awarded “Certified Medical Fitness Facility” by the Medical Fitness Association. MFA is the country’s leading organization dedicated solely to medically integrated wellness and fitness facilities. Our facilities are proud to represent a select, elite group of fitness centers in the world to become certified as medical fitness facilities by the Medical Fitness Association (MFA). It is a significant step forward in providing for the health of our entire community and to the individuals taking responsibility for their personal health care.
We are committed to helping you integrate fitness into your overall wellness program. Our medically oriented health and wellness centers offer state-of-the-art equipment, amenities, and a variety of classes led by knowledgeable professionals.
Jump start your wellness with a 60-DAY MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP once your referral is received from your physician, clinician or therapist. Your 60-DAY MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP entitles you to a safe and personalized exercise program designed by our certified fitness professionals.
CONTINUE YOUR MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP BEYOND YOUR FIRST 60 DAYS AND ENJOY THESE FEATURES:
- Full access to your club with fitness classes designed for all conditions
- Quarterly assessments followed by a personal training session for the monitoring of progress
- A special 10% DISCOUNT on select services provided by the Fitness Centers, including but not limited to personal training, massage therapy and specialty classes
Note: Programs are not limited to medical conditions listed here: Aging/Functional Capacity, Arthritis, Behavioral Health, Cancer, Cardiovascular Conditions, Diabetes, Orthopedic/Neuromuscular, Parkinson's, Weight Management, Youth (Schererville only)
Download your Medical Referral form by clicking here
If your physician has instructed you to begin an exercise program due to specific injuries or medical conditions, our Medical Membership program is perfect for you! Our personal trainers can help guide you through a safe and effective exercise program that will get you on the road to recovery.
Our CFPs at Franciscan are trained to help you address the behaviors that have kept you from eating right, staying active and making your health a priority. They can also help you with other issues, including inactivity and stress. CFPs give you the tools you’ll need to overcome any challenges to achieving improved health and well-being.
All new members are offered a free assessment with one of our exercise specialists. Our specialists determine a baseline for future goals by taking your measurements. Based on your information, your specialist will help you decide which type of training best fits your personal goals. These assessments are non-invasive, non strenuous, and only take about 35 - 50 minutes to complete. A reassessment is recommended every 3 months. To schedule your assessment, simply contact our Fitness Department to get started.
Now that your physician has made it clear that an overall exercise plan is necessary to sustain proper health, we would love to help you get on track. Our personal trainers can design a program that will help you increase your strength as well as your lean body mass.
Real Time Reviews
Lyne Budny· Google
The gym is awesome with the most friendly staff! All the instructors I've had were super friendly and helpful!!!
Marcus Williams· Google
Probably one the best (regular) gyms in Indiana . They literally have everything. People should cover up more in the locker room. That would be my only complaint.
Angela J.· Yelp
I'm a current member at another gym but this is the best gym I ever been a member of. I was a member here for 5 years! I love the fact the they are open 24...
Charles Lloyd· Google
Excellent place to workout giant facilities and plenty group programs for exercise and two pools
Olivia Brinkman· Google
Love going to this location! Nice, clean facility with friendly and educated staff. The classes offered are great and led by top-notch teachers, but my favorite part has got to be the Kid Zone. The ladies who watch the kids are absolutely fantastic. What a wonderful setup and play ...
Rita Dagys· Google
This is a fantastic place! The facility is clean, modern, and, most important, the staff is amazing, helpful, friendlyy, well trained. I recommend the Chesterton facility whole-heatedly. Thanks for everything!
Katy S.· Yelp
Very nice gym but a little pricey. They have an indoor pool, sauna, and lots of equipment that is very well maintained. The trainers are very helpful and...
Christian Contreras· Google
Friendly environment... Excellent equipment. Definitely my home away from home.
LETIKIA KENNEDY· Google
I workout early and it has been one of the best experiences I have ever had. The staff is so friendly and you never have to look for things. I love it
Christina Lawson· Google
The instructors greet you and make you feel welcome. The energy is electrifying.
Chuck Strother· Google
I have belonged to Omni for over a year. Great place for your workout. I have Parkinson's and the therapy pool is one of the best exercises I can do according to my doctors. Staff is very pleasant and helpful. Best money I spend each month.
Berthea T.· Yelp
I'm in love with this place, from the parking lot being secured with camera on those late nights leaving the gym. The classes are Mon-Sun the hours are...
A Achers· Google
Nice facility and lots of options to get in shape. Did a tour and didn't sign up. When I went it was $90 registration and then $60 monthly. (minus like $7 for college students) but they said it would go up in November to $99 or $150 a month
Cynthia Hawtree· Google
Been a member for years. Great place to come, friendly staff and members. Offers everything. My daughter skyler loves the playroom, she's been going there since she was 7 months old. She loves the ladies there. I highly recommend joining.
Janice R.· Yelp
Joining Franciscan is hands-down THE single best thing I've done for myself in the last 20 years! Everyone is friendly, and the place is always super-clean!...
Shawn R.· Yelp
I love this place because the people are very friendly the hours are great and not only do they have a Pool but a sauna and a whirlpool.