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Health Coach

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Health Coach - Physician Support Services 002 - Full-Time Days - Lourdes Hospital - Binghamton, NY

The GPS Health Coach helps link clients with community resources related to their social determinant needs in an effort to improve their health related quality of life.  Come join our team!

Why Join Ascension?

 Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.

Lourdes is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Health Coach with Lourdes Hospital, you will have the opportunity to provide health coaching to qualified participants geared toward reducing or eliminating high-risk behaviors.

Responsibilities:

  • Contacts participants eligible for enrollment in the program and provides necessary health coaching to reduce or eliminate high-risk behaviors.
  • Establishes goals with clients to improve health and quality of life in both group and individual settings.
  • Supports external coaching programs by assisting with program needs assessment, recommending and implementing coaching program designs and evaluating and revising coaching programs as needed.
  • Facilitates various coaching groups and teaches classes on health coaching themes.

What You Will Need

Education & Work Experience:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
  • Health coaching experience preferred. 
  • This position deals with coordinating community resources to help meet client social determinant needs and improve their overall health related quality of life.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 366181
Category: Health, Wellness and Beauty
Facility: NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp
Ministry: Lourdes, NY
Location: Binghamton, NY

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