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Health Coach- Health Educator - Onsite Health - Sevierville, TN (Knoxville TN)

Role Summary:

The Onsite Health Coach will work closely with Client's Health/Wellness/HR team(s), Client's other healthcare partners, other Cigna team members and Client's Wellness Committee (key stakeholders) in meeting the organization's health management goals.




• Work closely with Client and their partners in evaluating present health management program and assist in formulating plan for future wellness programming.
• Work closely with Client, their vendors and Cigna operations teams.
• Provide onsite face-to-face employee coaching, support and education.
• Assist in the identification of members' health advocacy needs.
• Utilize motivational interviewing and engagement strategies to support overall health and wellness of employees.
• Educate and refer members to available health resources when appropriate.
• Provide onsite support to members in order to help them identify a need for behavior change to improve health status, reduce health risks and improve quality of life.
• Educate members about the availability of decision support tools where multiple treatment options are available.
• Follow up with employees to ensure that wellness program engagement has been achieved and assess future educational and/or program referral needs.
• Document interactions and interventions as directed using Cigna health technology tools.
• Consult with other onsite health and wellness resources to ensure employee's comprehensive health needs are being addressed.
• Provide health and wellness education utilizing a multitude of media including group presentations, support group facilitation, creative use of modalities (i.e.

games, quizzes, etc), newsletter contributions, etc.
• Support the design and implementation of site Health Fairs.
• Will conduct blood pressure and pulse checks as needed. 

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

• Minimum of 3 or more years of experience in health and wellness field.
• Bachelor's / Master’s degree in health education, health promotion, or related field preferred.
• CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist) successful exam completion desired.
• Experience with direct member communication (written and verbal).
• Experience in health education and wellness coaching preferred.
• Experience conducting educational and support groups preferred.
• Positive role model in demonstrating healthy behaviors.
• Demonstrated experience and ability in providing superior Client service to organizations and individuals.
• Working knowledge of wellness programming and individual engagement strategies.
• Thorough knowledge and understanding of behavior change theories and their application.
• Proven administrative abilities with strong computer and software application skills.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
• Demonstrated ability to set priorities.
• A high energy level and excellent written and oral communication skills are essential.
• Proven ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Passion for health improvement.
• Self-directness and the ability succeed in an independent role.
• Must have experience in conducting blood pressure/pulse checks or the ability to learn

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This role is based in Sevierville TN (Knoxville)  and relocation is not offered. 



  • Rate: Not Specified
  • Location: Sevierville, US-TN
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Cigna
  • Contact: Not Specified
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 18000383
  • Posted: 2018-01-13 06:59:31 -

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