Tulane Living Well Clinics are conveniently located on both the Uptown and Downtown campuses of Tulane University for all faculty and staff employees, offering no-cost same-day appointments for urgent care needs as well as scheduled health coaching and wellness visits. The clinic offers a range of additional services, including mental health services, biometrics, flu shots, and smoking cessation. The wellness clinic is staffed with a nurse practitioner. Employees requiring primary care services from a staff physician will be responsible for a copay or coinsurance. Some appointments can be conducted via Telehealth, including minor urgent care and health coaching appointments.
The Tulane Living Well Clinic offers a metabolic care program that includes a multifaceted approach to weight management. The plan involves a 360° systematic view, including targeted interventions that have been proven to help people improve their health outcomes for issues like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, and other chronic conditions. The offerings include, but are not limited to, health coaching, dietetic counseling, cognitive behavioral therapy, as well as
resources for exercise. The plan is unique in that it is patient-centered and tailored in its approach. Health coaching focuses on the following areas:
- Nutrition Basics
- Navigating fast food and eating out
- Reducing sodium in your diet
- Understanding and learning how to read nutritional labels
- Meal planning
- Calories and portions
- Exercise planning
Get Started With The Metabolic Care Program
Obesity is a common health issue that can not only cause unwanted fatigue and sleep problems, but it can also increase our risk for chronic diseases and conditions, including diabetes, heart disease, and many cancers.
The Tulane Metabolic Care Plan is a unique, patient-centered, tailored approach to helping Tulane staff and faculty manage their health for long-term success and is available at NO COST to all Tulane employees, regardless of their insurance plan, with virtual or in-person visits available. Don’t miss out on the potential for long-lasting, life-changing benefits of the Tulane Living Well Metabolic Care Program, including:
- A personalized health and wellness plan that’s 100% tailored to you and your goals
- Expert guidance from a health coach, registered dietitian and mental health counselor
- Increased vitality, energy, and disease prevention
To learn more about the Tulane Living Well Metabolic Care Program, click here.
Employee Health Improvement Program (EHIP)
The Department of Campus Recreation, in collaboration with TU Wellness and the Living Well Clinic, is thrilled to provide an opportunity for Tulane University employees to reduce health risk factors and enhance overall well-being through a comprehensive Employee Health Improvement Program (EHIP). This 10-week initiative includes three group training sessions per week, led by a certified personal trainer. Click here to learn more.
Meet the Tulane Living Well Clinic Providers
To schedule an appointment, call one of the numbers listed below or contact WellnessClinic@tulane.edu. Visit tulanelivingwell.com for additional information, including locations and hours of operation.
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