Medical fitness programs are supervised programs held at the ETMC Tyler Olympic Center. These programs are designed for individuals who are managing a medical condition such as heart disease, pregnancy or obesity, transitioning from a clinical rehabilitation program, or simply needing additional support starting an exercise program. Each program is designed to improve individual health and fitness and support patient recovery. Programs are led by degreed and certified exercise specialists, and other health professionals.
Exercise is Medicine
The Exercise is Medicine program at the ETMC Tyler Olympic Center provides a unique opportunity for individuals to receive a FREE 2-week pass to the ETMC Olympic Center after meeting with a degreed and certified exercise specialist for an initial fitness assessment, goal development, and exercise prescription. To qualify, participants must be referred by their physician. For more information on this program, please click here.
Forward Motion is a unique exercise program specifically designed to address the needs of patients recently discharged from outpatient rehabilitation or Olympic Center membership candidates who need additional support starting an exercise program. This program offers an additional level of supervision from our program coordinators allowing for a safe transition to an independent exercise program. Please call for our current class schedule. Program cost is $50/month.
GenFit is a youth fitness program for children 11-17 years of age at that ETMC Olympic Center at Tyler, our state-of-the-art medically-integrated health and fitness center. Participation in the program helps your child develop healthy lifestyle habits that will last a lifetime. Participants receive a personalized exercise program as well as guidance and support from our degreed and certified exercise specialists. Participants may access the fitness area of the Tyler Olympic Center seven days a week during designated program times. Program cost is $35 per month and a parent membership option is available. Interested participants should have their physician complete the GenFit physician release form and present the form to a fitness team member or fax to 903-596-3479.
Therafit is a one, two or three month exercise program specifically designed for patients recently discharged from outpatient rehabilitation services from the ETMC Rehabilitation Center. Participants receive a pre- and post-program fitness assessment, personal training sessions and unlimited access to the ETMC Olympic Center. Program cost is $50 for one month, $95 for two months or $135 for three months.
Fit For Two
Fit for Two is a prenatal fitness program that helps expecting mothers prepare for childbirth, Our program offers overall physical conditioning, including low impact aerobics, stretching, toning, water fitness and yoga. Interested participants should have their physician complete our Fit For Two release form and present this form to a fitness team member or fax to 903-596-3479. Please call for our current class offerings. Program cost is $50/month or FREE to Olympic Center members.
Medical weight management
We will soon be announcing an exciting new weight management program at ETMC that combines physician oversight with a multidisciplinary team of healthcare providers to address the entire spectrum of weight management challenges. To request information about the upcoming weight management programs, please fill out the online form, or call 903-594-2081.
For more information on any of these programs, please call 903-596-3233 or fill out the online form below.