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Onsite Wellness Coordinator / Health Coach - Arlington, TX

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Arlington, TX
Date:
03/24/2017
Job Code:
1713940
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Onsite Wellness Coordinator / Health Coach - Arlington, TX(Job Number:699109)
Description

In your field, learning never stops. And neither do you. You are continually pushing yourself to reach higher and go further. To do everything you can to ensure a positive outcome for our patients. Staying on top of your game and persevering in the face of challenge will be a big part of your success. And at every turn, you'll have the support of an elite and dynamic team. Join us in this role and you will use your diverse knowledge and experience to make health care work better for our patients, while doing your life's best work.(sm)

 

A UnitedHealthcare customer located in Arlington, TX is adding a Worksite Wellness Coordinator / Health Coach to plan, implement, coordinate, monitor, administer and track the health management and worksite wellness programs for the employees. The Wellness Coordinator / Health Coach will be responsible for conducting employee surveys to identify health needs, designing customized programs to address employee needs, creating communication materials to promote health education programs and activities and developing evaluation tools to measure program outcomes.  In addition, the Wellness Coordinator / Health Coach is responsible for delivering prevention and lifestyle intervention services to employees to increase awareness and participation in healthy lifestyle changes, focusing on nutrition, weight management and physical activity through behavior modification.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement and maintain an on - going health and wellness program that produces measurable results
  • Provide primary and preventive health education information
  • Develop methods to motivate employees to adopt healthy lifestyle changes and provide one-on-one counseling to promote and support behavior modification
  • Evaluate the participation in and results of employee health fairs, weight loss programs and other health improvement initiatives and recommend changes and enhancements to such programs to increase positive results
  • Analyze claims data to monitor and measure the effectiveness of the current overall wellness program and make recommendations to change the current program based on trends observed through claims experience
  • Recommend, develop and implement tracking tools to help employees track and assess their health improvement
  • Maintain health records of employees who participate in wellness programs and information gained from employees during one - on - one counseling sessions in strict confidence
  • Serve as a health and wellness resource, by presenting information and leading discussions on health - related topics in both group and one-on-one settings, including methods to assist employees with healthy lifestyles changes
  • Appropriately adapt coaching and education methods to accommodate the unique physical, psychosocial, and emotional needs of the employees served to promote behavior change
  • Develop and maintain a trusted, visible presence within the organization
  • Design and plan the distribution of informational and educational materials to promote and support health benefits and programs
  • Build and maintain effective, collaborative relationships with clinical programs and wellness networks in an effort to stay abreast of industry trends and new opportunities for the promotion of wellness

What makes your clinical career greater with UnitedHealth Group? You can improve the health of others and help heal the health care system. You can work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere.


Job Clinical & Medical Management
Primary Location US-TX-Arlington
Other Location 
Organization E&I Underwriting & Pricing
Schedule Full-time
Number of Openings 1
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UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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