Innovative Wellness is a rapidly growing practice with the mission of promoting healthy lifestyles that in turn support a work environment that is conducive to success. Whether it's a company-wide or individual solution, our programs develop a wellness relationship with our members that fosters positive behavior change and customer satisfaction. The goal of Innovative Wellness is to improve the health and wellness opportunities and outcomes of the member populations we serve while increasing accessibility of care and reducing costs.
Our Wellness/Population Health Intern helps to build, plan for, coordinate, and deliver health promotion activities designed specifically for our client's company culture and member population. The position requires the ability to analyze data, create reports, communicate clearly and deliver messages to many different populations, be organized and thorough, and think creatively about new programming. Candidate must be available 15-20 hours per week/flexible hours.
Innovative Benefit Planning is a well-respected, successful and growing company that combines innovation with integrity and provides services in the areas of employee benefits, employee wellness, human resources consulting and group retirement planning for companies nationwide. For 30 years, our people and experience have helped countless organizations achieve their goals in these areas. Our focus is on creating comprehensive, custom plans that deliver better, cost-saving techniques and manage it all with our highly skilled support team. Our state-of-art building is located in Moorestown, NJ (minutes from Philadelphia).
Essential Job Responsibilities:
Assists in health programming and coordinates and supports comprehensive population health programming to foster behavior change and maximize engagement, outcomes and customer satisfaction with Innovatives's wellness initiatives.
Assists with developing client "Strategic Wellness Calendars" that schedule targeted activities and events for the upcoming year.
Helps to schedule, organize and oversee health screening, fitness or wellness events, challenges or informational programs, to ensure their success.
Communicates and partners with key vendors effectively, to ensure key deliverables.
Demonstrates, initial setup, and on-going processes related to Innovative's wellness portal.
In conjunction with Innovative Marketing, helps to design communication and marketing materials to promote client health initiatives and wellness programs.
Keeps abreast of current industry, market, and policy information.
Recommends new programs or service offerings to promote wellness and fitness.
Assists with creating and developing updates to wellness blogs
Skills & Competencies
Currently in Junior year of undergraduate degree or in graduate school studying Exercise Science, Nutrition, Public Health, Population Health, Nursing or other similar health-related field of study.
Has a sense of urgency and ownership.
Is a self-starter.
Knowledge of specific and lifestyle-related topics such as smoking cessation, weight management, nutrition, stress reduction, physical activity and chronic conditions.
Is proficient with the following programs: Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
Is organized and can multi-task.
Is flexible with working hours and when necessary, works any hours necessary to meet a deadline.
Demonstrates a desire to join our organization.
Implements and follows up with work assignments.
Effectively operates independently.
Effectively operates in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
Demonstrates exceptional client-facing skills.Possesses the means to travel locally to onsite locations for consultations, presentations, or health fairs.
Research for cause/benefit analysis and return of investment for wellness programs.
Comfortable with public speaking.