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Greensboro, NC • UM Care Management
The health coach will work to identify the need for behavioral change to improve health status, reduce health risks and improve quality of life through telephonic and in-person individual and group coaching sessions with Medicare Advantage members and employees. The successful candidate will be skilled in motivational interviewing, group facilitation, and engagement strategies. This position needs to have excellent knowledge of health, fitness, and nutrition.
Major Work Activities
Facilitate health coaching sessions for a variety of health topics (i.e. smoking cessation, weight loss/management, diabetes prevention, etc.) either individually or in a group setting. Is seen as a role model for a positive, healthy lifestyle.
Assists clients in establishing effective, SMART health and wellness goals and works with clients to develop the most effective plan to achieve those goals. Utilizes health coaching techniques to achieve behavior change with clients/patients.
Evaluate outcome measurements of behavior change. a.) Documents necessary information in an accurate and timely manner and assists in data management reporting.
Support and provide Employee Health and Wellbeing programming for Health Team Advantage employees (in collaboration with LiveLifeWell program offerings).
Create a follow-up system to track and support the progress of participants. Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in health promotion, health education, or health-related field.
Successful completion of an accredited professional health coach training program.
A minimum of one-year experience in health promotion/education.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Good leadership qualities and enthusiasm
Demonstrate courtesy, dignity, and respect to all individuals.
Ability to work with a diverse group of individuals.
Motivated to help others reach behavior change goals
Experience in working as a health coach is preferred.
Time: Full time
Updated: 11/10/2020 1:09:16 PM