Aetna Health Coach - Wellness in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 55472BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Excellent opportunity to assist children, ages 0 - 21 years to obtain physical exams and follow-up care and services when needed. Data analysis and interpretation and interactions with members, providers and staff throughout the health plan.

Fundamental Components:

Educational outreach to members and providers to assist member to obtain well care and services and assist providers to understand the state of Pennsylvania's EPSDT requirements for members who receive insurance through the state's Medicaid program.. Responsible to obtain and analyze data that assists in understanding the targeted population. Requires onsite visits to provider offices in the state of Pennsylvania and attendance at various meetings throughout the state.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:

3+ years of coaching experience

Experience in wellness related areas such as weight management, tobacco cessation, stress management, nutrition, physical activity or health lifestyle behavior change and EPSDT requirements

Background in motivational interviewing, active listening skills, Transtheoretical Model, mindfulness based and other evidence-based coaching techniques preferred.

Experience in facilitating patient/client positive behavioral change

Ability to work with a multidisciplinary team

Excellent computer skills including MS Office applications such as Excel, Word and Outlook.

Demonstrated ability to communicate, problem solve, and work effectively with people, use good judgment in challenging situations

RN Licensure required

EDUCATION

The highest level of education preferred for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Clinical / Medical/Quality management/1-3 Years

Functional - Communications/Member communications/1-3 Years

Functional - Communications/Provider communications/1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/4-6 Years/End User

REQUIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Encouraging Wellness and Prevention/ADVANCED

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED

General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION

DESIRED SKILLS

General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED

Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Non Telework

Office based position

Hours: 8am - 430pm, occasional evenings

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Opportunity to be part of a team while leading EPSDT activities, learn project management, data analysis and interpretation and Quality Management skills as well as make a difference in the lives of our young, vulnerable members.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Health Care

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.