The Sr. Health Coach is responsible for the management of the Health Education Program including the ability to assess health education and information needs for members and providers, develop appropriate learning materials and programs, assess program effectiveness and provide analytical summaries of program participation and effectiveness. Primary Responsibilities: The Sr. Health Coach will maintain awareness of current health literature, best practices, and clinical quality measuresImplement and evaluate completion of all phases of the Health Education Program Description Develop a process for members and providers to evaluation the Health Education Program annually to determine the impact of the Program on closure of gaps in care, community events, and outcomes Develop and/or provide health education material to a variety of customers Develop member/provider articles for the respective websiteCollect and trend health education from internal sources (Nurse Line, Marketing Community Events)Develop appropriate community events to address members with chronic conditions or in need of medical servicesPerform post-event evaluations and summarize findingsProvide provider practice on-site health education upon requestAct as a clinical quality health educator liaison with internal customers including but not limited to:Marketing Network ManagementComplianceOperationsUtilization ManagementAttend Consumer Advocate Committee and Consumer Advisory Board Meetings as a representative of the Quality DepartmentWork in collaboration with the Chief Medical Officer to determine appropriate health education activities to close member gaps in care
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in a health related field Minimum of 2 years of current health education experience as a RN or a certified health educator. Computer proficiency in Word, Outlook, Internet, Excel, and Power PointPreferred Qualifications:Bilingual Familiar with Medicaid Guidelines Project management skills Careers at UnitedHealthcare Community & State. Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. We serve the health care needs of low income adults and children with debilitating illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and high-risk pregnancy. Our holistic, outcomes-based approach considers social, behavioral, economic, physical and environmental factors. Join us. Work with proactive health care, community and government partners to heal health care and create positive change for those who need it most. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: Health Education, Health Educator, RN, Project Management, Healthcare, Columbia, MD, Maryland
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.