OSF Healthcare Careers

Health Coach - PIO000294

Hours per week: 40
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: M-F;8-430 rotating weekends and holidays
Location: 1420 W Pioneer Pkwy, Peoria, IL, United States

1420 W Pioneer Pkwy, Peoria, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

The Health Coach serves as a key member of the Complex Care Management team and Primary Care team to promote disease management, preventative care, and wellness.  Promotes, encourages, and engages the patient to take an active role in their health by providing them with tools necessary to make healthy life style choices and adopt life-long healthy behaviors. In collaboration with the Complex Care Manager, coordinates, monitors, and follows up with patient to ensure patient they are working toward the comprehensive plan of care and care goals.  Performs ongoing communication and works to promote quality of care through collaboration with the Complex Care Manager and all service team members, patients and families. Works with the Care Management Division leadership team to ensure alignment with the strategic goals to meet OSF Key Results.

 

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Associate’s degree in health education and/or health promotion or equivalent

 

 

2 years of experience in clinical, wellness, health coaching, counseling or health care setting caring for patients with chronic, complex illnesses (adult experience for adult and pediatric experience for pediatric)

 

 

Broad knowledge of chronic illness and medical and community resources.

 

Positive, empathetic approach and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively to patients/ families with a variety of health issues, age groups and socioeconomic backgrounds.

 

Demonstrated ability to successfully use independent judgment and make decisions, with little supervision.

 

Demonstrated ability to work with others and efficiently with excellent time management skills.

 

 

Must have or obtain CPR certification by the American Heart Association within the first 90 days of employment.

 

 

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Adult and/or pediatric care management experience 

 

 

Current state licensure as LPN

 

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.

 

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