The Wellness Institute Offers a Full Schedule of Health Programs and Screenings

Providence‘s Wellness Institute is committed to providing quality occupational health services for area employers and health and wellness services to the Washington metropolitan area. At Providence, The Wellness Institute offers a full calendar of fitness classes, health screenings, lectures and a number of health and wellness programs.

Our Occupational Health staff supports area organization’s human resources departments with pre-employment screenings, annual screenings and workers’ injury assessment and treatment. The Health & Wellness Promotion team is available to bring screenings, vaccines, educational lectures and programs directly to your organization for health fair events and other health and wellness related services.

SIGN UP NOW: Freedom from Smoking (Smoke Cessation Program)

A 7-week program designed to provide strategies to help smokers quit and kick the habit. Classes are conducted in a group setting and taught by Providence's smoking cessation specialists. Program locations include:

  • Providence Hospital - 1150 Varnum Street, NE in Washington, DC
  • Perry Family Health Center - 128 M Street, NW (Suite 050) in Washington, DC
  • Model Cities Senior Wellness Center - 1901 Evart Street, NE in Washington, DC
  • Congress Heights Senior Wellness Center - 3500 MLK, Jr. Avenue, SE in Washington DC


July 13-29, 2015

Start Date

August 3, 2015

For more information or to register, please call the Wellness Institute at (202) 854-7786 or (202) 854-7742.

SIGN UP NOW: For Group Fitness & Aqua Aerobics

Questions? Please call (202) 854-7618.

The Wellness Institute Offers Services for Prevention and Improved Health

The Wellness Institute offers screenings, vaccines, respiratory care and educational services for improved health, including:


  • Blood pressure
  • Body composition
  • Cardiovascular assessment
  • Cholesterol finger stick (no fasting required)
  • Glucose finger stick
  • Grip strength, flexibility
  • Hearing
  • Lipid profile
  • Prostate specific antigen (PSA)
  • Thyroid
  • Vision


  • Flu shots
  • Hepatitis B vaccine
  • Hepatitis A vaccine
  • PPD (Tuberculosis)
  • Tetanus

Lectures and Programs

  • Cholesterol Education
  • Diabetes Prevention
  • Diet and Food Trends
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Stress Reduction
  • The Fitness Principle
  • The Wellness Wheel

Respiratory Care

  • Injury diagnosis
  • Outpatient rehabilitative services – PT/OT

 Contact Us for More Information

For more information on Providence’s Wellness Institute Occupational Health Services, contact Latoya Abbott at (202) 854-7390 or (labbott@provhosp.org). 

For more information on the Wellness Institute’s Health and Wellness Services, contact Melissa Rossetti at (202)-854-7726.

Main hospital Phone: (202) 854 7000

Providence Hospital, 1150 Varnum Street, N.E. Washington, DC 20017 2180