Half of all Australians suffer from at least one chronic disease and 1 in 5 Australians have two or more.* Are you one of them? If you are, or believe you are at risk of developing one, take the opportunity to use a health coach who can help you manage and improve your health.
Read on to see how we can help.
Chronic disease management programs on RBHS Gold Hospital cover
Health coaching programs are included (that is free with no extra cost to participate) on our Gold Hospital cover.
The waiting period to receive this program is 2 months of continuous cover. Your premiums need to be up to date before you can claim this program.
What is a chronic condition?
Basically, it is a long-term condition and includes things like:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Mental health
- Heart disease
- Type 2 diabetes
Chronic conditions vary in severity, but they can have a big impact on your life, affecting your social and emotional well-being, and overall quality of life. But there is action you can take.
How can health coaching help?
Health coaching looks at your individual risk factors for a disease and gives you the power to stay healthy. How? Through a telephone-based program with education, caring support and helpful advice to give you the tools to manage your health risks, any chronic conditions and boost your health and well-being.