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FITNESS CENTER & GYM


The Fitness Center provides a supervised exercise environment which is climate controlled and goal oriented. Each participant is offered amenities (towels, restroom/dressing room, exercise card, periodic health education), as well services such as blood pressure/heart rate monitoring, health education, training assessment and exercise programming. Staff includes a fitness coordinator and exercise technician(s). The fitness coordinator, who has a personal trainer certification, is the contact person for referrals from the medical staff for the BMI/Obesity initiative. The Fitness Center/Gym is a partner with Healthways Silver Sneaker Program.

The Fitness Center/Gym provides a variety of exercise equipment. For example, free weights and multi-station gyms, treadmills, ellipticals, and recumbent bikes.

The Fitness Center/Gym also provides strength training and boot camps.

LOCATION:

Bunkie General Hospital Heart and Health Center
500 Cottonwood Drive

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6:30 A.M. - 7:30 A.M. and reopens 12:00P.M.-7:00 P.M.
Tuesday, Thursday, 6:30 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Saturday 6:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M.
Sunday Closed

MEMBERSHIP:

Please call 318-346-6681 ext. 329

The Fitness Center also provides resources for weight loss, prescription access, medication information, nutrition counseling, smoking cessation, behavior modification, and other health related services.

The Fitness Center actively supports programs such as American Lung Association, American Heart Association, Central Louisiana Breastfeeding Coalition, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and community health events.