Work Related Back Pain? Beginning October 1st, the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I), will pay for low-back pain acupuncture treatments as part of a two-year pilot program to determine the effectiveness and appropriateness of acupuncture in the Worker’s Compensation System.
- Use L&I’s Find A Doctor tool:
- Select the “All Providers” radio button.
- Enter your town or address in the “Start location” field, then click “Search.”
When you receive results, on the right-hand side you will see an option to “Sort by.”
- Click the drop-down menu and select “Provider Type.” You will see the list of acupuncturists participating in the pilot, sorted by proximity to you.