Providence Health & Services Health & Wellness Coach in Mission Hills, California
Providence is calling a ( Full Time/ Day Shift ) to our Facey Patient Education location in Mission Hills, CA.
In this position you will:
Be the liaison between the Facey Medical Group providers, educators, and patients; specifically to support the implementation and maintenance of the chronic disease management and wellness education programs.
Provide education and patient coaching in the education department, clinical pharmacy department and nutrition department in both individual and group format.
Responsible for managing specific patient populations including patient with chronic disease management support and wellness outreach initiatives.
Work under the supervision of the department leadership including supervisor, manager and/or director.
Work in coordination with multiple providers and serves as the central link to an identified population of patients/members.
Assist patients/participants to gain self-efficiency/management skills, achieve optimum functional health status, and quality of life.
Assist patients/families, staff and systems to achieve high quality, evidence based, cost effective, and patient focused outcomes.
Participate in a collaborative team through development of all aspects of clinical workflow and care management operations specific to the assigned populations.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Minimum 2 years of work experience in a health coaching role
Experience working with patients with multiple chronic diseases
Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university course work in a related health such as nutrition, exercise science,community health, public health or health promotion
Medical Assistant certificate/diploma and/or certified pharmacy technician
Teaching/coaching experience in community health or medical clinic or hospital setting
About the organization you will serve:
Facey Medical Group is a multi-specialty medical group with over 160 physicians providing care to the growing population in the North & East regions of Los Angeles & Ventura Counties. Twelve medical clinics, including two urgent care centers and dedicated women's centers, are located across the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and Simi Valleys. The group began as a single medical practice over 90 years ago.
Facey is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit 5-state network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, affiliated services and educational facilities spanning from California to Alaska.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Administrative (Clinical)
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 222905