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Health Coach/Caregiver

Actalent

02/22/2022

Posting ID: JP-002664660

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Take Vitals

EKG experience

Health Advocate

Responsibilities:

  • The Health Coach is responsible for a panel of patients and, in collaboration with other members of an integrated primary care team, helps patients meet their preventive, chronic and acute care needs
  • Health Coaches engage patients and encourage them to take an active role in their health by providing them with the tools necessary to make healthy lifestyle choices and adopt lifelong healthy behaviors
  • The Health Coach's primary responsibilities center around establishing trusting, supportive, collaborative relationships with patients and their families
  • Health Coaches build relationships with patients in a clinical setting, working alongside medical providers, other health coaches and a behavioral health specialist in a collaborative, empathetic team
  • Actively engage a panel of adult or geriatric patients
  • Greet patients and families in reception, bring them back to rooms, establish an agenda, and work with the patient to ensure a pragmatic care plan is established
  • Capture relevant information about the patient's health and healthcare experience, take vitals, administer point-of-care testing, and perform standard age and condition-appropriate screening assessments
  • Take responsibility (in partnership with providers) for the health of a population of patients and monitor and track whether those patients are up to date on preventive measures
  • Learn about the chronic health conditions that span the patient population
  • Provide patient education on chronic disease management
  • Provide anticipatory preventive guidance to families with children
  • Establish healing relationships with members and families
  • Learn to employ confidence-promoting techniques in patient communication and develop patient self-efficacy to better manage health
  • Communicate with patients by phone and email and invite in the physician when necessary
  • Help patients understand their chronic conditions, why they matter, and how they can manage them

Skills:

Health care, Phone support, medical terminology

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Interpersonal communication skills with exceptional listening abilities
  • Compassionate, kind, and open-minded
  • Written communication skills

Experience Level:

Intermediate Leve

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072

Email: jchambers@careercircle.com

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