Senior Health at NCH

Emerald Circle

Welcome to the Emerald Circle

Membership in the Emerald Circle offers discounts that will save you money, priority invitations to social events and educational seminars, and a quarterly newsletter with information and inspiring stories. In addition, as a member of the Emerald Circle, you will have access to a dedicated Senior Services billing specialist who can answer your specific questions. You get all of this and more when you sign up for the club. Membership is free.

Benefits Include:

Senior Services Billing Specialist

Get answers to your insurance questions. The Senior Services billing specialist is dedicated exclusively to members of the Emerald Circle for Medicare or insurance questions or concerns about your bill. Call 847-618-4723 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

Discounts for Members

Membership can save you money. Emerald Circle members receive discounts at the following locations:

  • 10% at the Oasis cafeteria
  • 10% at the hospital gift shop
  • 20% off regularly-priced Wellness Center memberships

Quarterly Newsletter

We will send you a newsletter every quarter that will include:

  • Announcements of upcoming events and seminars
  • Health and wellness tips
  • Seasonal recipes
  • Support group meetings and dates
  • Feature stories

Activities, Social Events and Seminars

Join us for the fun of it and celebrate being a senior! Emerald Circle members will get priority reservations at our events, including:

  • Physician lectures
  • Meet the CEO annual event
  • Healthy cooking demos
  • Social events

Other benefits of membership include free:

  • Emerald Circle Escort to help you navigate the hospital
  • Valet parking at the hospital
  • Care Cart transportation throughout the hospital
  • Membership in the senior Walkers' Club
  • Monthly hospital tours
  • Health and wellness events at local senior centers (e.g., blood pressure checks, screenings, etc.)

To sign up for the club, or to enroll in upcoming events or seminars, call 1-844-NCH-HEALTH.

NCH is committed to helping you enjoy life to the fullest. Our comprehensive Senior Health Services are designed to provide you with the knowledge, support, medical expertise and care you need to improve your quality of life. NCH is a NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Health System Elders) designated hospital, promoting better outcomes, positive experiences and improved care for older adults.

NEW Senior Supper Club

NCH Senior Supper Club

Our NEW Senior Supper Club offers you the chance to dine in or carry out a full meal for a great deal! Enjoy a delicious dinner for only $5 every Tuesday in the Oasis Cafeteria. This special is available from 5 to 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday.

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Upcoming Events

Honor Flight movie

Honor Flight is a heartwarming documentary about four living World War II veterans and a Midwest community coming together to give them the trip of a lifetime.

Tuesday, November 8
1 – 2:30 p.m.

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Honoring our Veterans

All are invited to attend Northwest Community Healthcare’s Veterans Day Ceremony to Honor and Remember. Our flag-raising ceremony will include brief remarks and music provided by the members of Rolling Meadows High School AcaBellas and AcaFellas groups. Refreshments will be served. We are forever grateful to our veterans for their service to our country.

Friday, November 11
10 – 10:30 a.m.

East Entrance lawn (weather permitting)
Northwest Community Hospital

Emerald Circle Holiday Party

Join us for an afternoon of music, holiday treats and good cheer to celebrate the season. Bring a friend!

Friday, December 16
1 – 3 p.m.

Learn more and register


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