HEALTH COACH, PASO

Greenville Health System - Greenville, SC

Full-time
Job Class

NON CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL

FLSA

Exempt

Job Summary

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.

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 education, health promotion, public health or wellness.

Minimum Experience

1 year - Health Education/Health 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

Experience using motivational interviewing and knowledge of Behavior Change Theory - preferred.

Position Posting Category

Non Clinical Professional