NON CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL
The bilingual health coach, utilizing both the Spanish and English languages, works collaboratively with PASOs, AccessHealth and a multi-disciplinary team of health care providers to manage Hispanic patients identified with chronic conditions or at risk for chronic conditions 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 and transition to a medical home. 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.
This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director or executive.
Bachelor's degree - Health education, health promotion, public health or wellness.
1 year - Health Education/Health Coaching.
Specific Acceptable Credentials (if applicable)
In lieu of the Above Minimum Requirements
Other Required Experience
Experience using motivational interviewing and knowledge of Behavior Change Theory - preferred.
Position Posting Category
Non Clinical Professional