Are you having back pain with any of the following?
We understand that you are experiencing one or more of the health issues that might be impacting your back pain.
We recommend that you discuss these health issues with your doctor before proceeding with this program.
Once you are cleared by your doctor to do this program, we hope it helps you find relief from your back pain.
Wellness coaching offers personalized support and motivational tools to help you develop a behavior plan that fits your needs and lifestyle for the kind of change you want to make.
Coaching takes place in a safe, supportive environment where you will recognize your past successes and identify obstacles that prevent you from making healthy choices now.
During the process, you will identify a behavior that you want to change, set goals, and break your goals into manageable steps.
Our coaches will provide support, guidance, and accountability along the way.
You will work with your coach to determine the right number of sessions based on the topic area and your individual goals.
The first session lasts up to 30 minutes. In this session you will:
Follow-up coaching sessions are usually 10 to 15 minutes and typically take place over several months.
Wellness coaching is a covered benefit for Kaiser Permanente members and there is no fee for coaching sessions.
In contrast to health coaching through other companies, wellness coaching through Kaiser Permanente is connected with your overall health care. This means that your wellness coach, your physician, and your entire health care team can communicate to provide coordinated care.
Call our toll-free number, (866) 251-4514, to speak with a telephone service representative to schedule your first coaching appointment.
If you have an emergency medical condition, call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. An emergency medical condition is any of the following: (1) a medical condition that manifests itself by acute symptoms of sufficient severity (including severe pain) such that you could reasonably expect the absence of immediate medical attention to result in serious jeopardy to your health or body functions or organs; (2) active labor when there isn't enough time for safe transfer to a Plan hospital (or designated hospital) before delivery, or if transfer poses a threat to your (or your unborn child's) health and safety, or (3) a mental disorder that manifests itself by acute symptoms of sufficient severity such that either you are an immediate danger to yourself or others, or you are not immediately able to provide for, or use, food, shelter, or clothing, due to the mental disorder.
This information is not intended to diagnose health problems or to take the place of specific medical advice or care you receive from your physician or other health care professional. If you have persistent health problems, or if you have additional questions, please consult with your doctor. If you have questions or need more information about your medication, please speak to your pharmacist. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse the medications or products mentioned. Any trade names listed are for easy identification only.