Anthem, Inc. Onsite Health Coach in New Orleans, Louisiana
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
Location: Shreveport/Bossier City LA - role will be based onsite at client location
Relocation bonus may be available for qualified applicants
Sign on bonus: $5,000
The Health Coach is responsible for providing health coaching to members and will serve as a resource to enhance the client wellness program
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Conducts behavioral assessments to identify individual member knowledge, skills, and behavioral needs.
Coordinates specific health coaching to address objectives and goals as identified during assessment.
Implements coaching plan by using behavior change principles to identify member barriers and develop ways to overcome those barriers.
Coordinates with the interdisciplinary team to provide feedback on member goal attainment and clinical issues.
Monitors and evaluates the interventions and modifies
Delivers onsite, face-to-face lifestyle management programs and health risk reduction services sessions for individuals.
Triages medical issues.
Conducts group educational sessions on health topics of interest.
Onsite health coaching to reduce employee health risks by assisting employees in identifying and understanding health risks and then coaching them through the behavioral change process to reduce their risks
Develops, executes and provides support to specific client wellness program initiatives
Creates, promotes, and drives engagement through participation in programs and onsite wellness initiatives.
Requires a BA/BS in appropriate field of specialization (examples such as Health Education, Exercise Physiology, Respiratory Therapy or Dietician) and 3 years of related experience in health education, exercise instruction, or patient education; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Certification, advanced certification, and/or license appropriate to field of specialty required.
Some morning/evening availability required.
Prior experience in health coaching, disease management and knowledge of behavioral and/or clinical assessment techniques, health and/or patient education and behavior change techniques preferred.
Working knowledge of wellness programming and health promotion
Understanding of disease management principles preferred.
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.