Members

Low Back Pain Health Education Program

Living with back pain? Want a plan to help your back stay healthy?

If you are living with back pain, join the Low Back Pain Education Program (HEP).

If you join, free information will arrive in your mailbox monthly! No classes to attend, just solid information including:

  • How to care for your back manual
  • Management of spine and disk problems
  • Understanding your pain
  • Tips to prevent pain and treating a back attack
  • A freezable/microwaveable gel pack for back pain
  • Exercise, posture and other tips to protect your back
  • Back Fitness brochure and diary
  • A self-care guide for back pain
  • Drawings of back pain conditions
  • All About Your Medicines
Health Resource List (PDF) — Comprehensive list of websites and telephone numbers to locate national and community resources plus information and support regarding the causes and management of back pain.

Here's how to join and get started on a plan for a healthier you!

Download the Member Enrollment Form (PDF) and return it in one of four ways:

  1. Fax to 501-378-6693
  2. Scan and email to HealthEducationTeam
  3. Mail to:
    Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Enterprise Medical Management (4 South)
    601 South Gaines Street
    Little Rock, AR 72201
  4. You also can call your nearest office location and ask for a Registered Nurse case manager to discuss the program and receive assistance in enrolling in the Low Back Pain Education Program.

We hope you will join the Low Back Pain Education Program. Together, we can help you take better care of your back.

Health information and education from community and national resources follow the guidelines set forth by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, American Chiropractic Association and North American Spine Society.

Questions? Call the toll-free HEP Helpline at 1-800-686-2609.

Please note: The Low Back Pain Education Program is for health education purposes only. We do not offer medical advice or medical services. Always consult your treating physician(s) for any medical advice or services you may need. You, as a member, are responsible for selecting providers, services or products. Please check your member benefits for coverage of services. All information furnished by you is kept strictly confidential and only used to provide us with information necessary for participation in the Low Back Pain Education Program.