9857 - HEALTH COACH - CCI

Job Class

NON CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL

FLSA

Exempt

Job Summary

The health coach works collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team of health care providers to manage targeted patient populations to achieve efficient and effective care delivery through disease management.  The health coach will work with patients who have chronic conditions or at risk for a chronic condition in-person, by telephone or via electronic means to educate, counsel and coordinate care across the health care continuum.  The health coach will guide and facilitate action oriented goals to improve clinical outcomes, empower patient using evidence-based guidelines, reduce gaps in recommended evidence-based care and reduce frequent hospital admissions and re-admissions.

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities

This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director or executive.

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree - Health, Wellness or Public Health

Minimum Experience

1 year - Health Education or Coaching

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses

NOT APPLICABLE

Specific Acceptable Credentials (if applicable)

N/A

In lieu of the Above Minimum Requirements

N/A

Other Required Experience

Knowledge of specific disease states such as diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, depression and tobacco use - Required

Experience using motivational interviewing - Preferred

Ability to interpret lab data and biometric results - Preferred

Knowledge of Behavior Change Theory - Preferred

Position Posting Category

Non Clinical Professional/Technical

Company
Greenville Health System
Posted
04/06/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Greenville, South Carolina 29605, US