Job title: LPN Disease Management Health Coach – Complete Care
Company: Presbyterian Health Services
Job description: Overview
Serves as a health coach for members identified as needing disease management services. Through telephonic interventions the health coach will assess the member s learning needs, readiness to change, and gaps in care related to the member s chronic condition. The health coach provides education, self-management tools, and information to assist the member in achieving behavioral lifestyle changes to reduce risk and improve health outcomes. The health coach works in collaboration with the primary care provider and care team to take action on gaps in care related Medicare Star, HEDIS, and Centennial Care members
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Type of Opportunity: Full Time
Work Schedule: Weekday Schedule Monday-Friday
New Mexico Licensed Practical Nursing License required. Three years of experience in nursing required. Ability to conduct behavioral coaching and disease management assessments utilizing established tools and criteria. Ability to assess members for readiness for behavioral change. Ability to communicate telephonically with members and providers. Computer knowledge and skill to include Windows, word processing and database systems. Strong customer service skills. Computer literacy to include maintaining spreadsheets, charts, and tables of statistics in accordance with quality measures and utilization standards. Multi-cultural experience preferred. Bilingual preferred
Credentials: Registered Nurse – State of New Mexico or Compact State Nursing License or Graduate Nurse Permit required. BLS certification within 90 days of hire.
Education: Associate Degree in Nursing
We offer more than the standard benefits!
Presbyterian employees gain access to a robust wellness program, including free access to our on-site and community-based gyms, nutrition coaching and classes, wellness challenges and more!
Learn more about our employee benefits:
As part of the nursing team at Presbyterian, you’ll realize even more perks!
- Shift differentials for nights, weekends and permanent weekends
- Professional Nursing Career Path (Certification differentials, tuition assistance/scholarship opportunities, various lead differentials)
- Relocation bonus/Sign on bonus (for certain positions)
- Malpractice and general liability insurance
Why work at Presbyterian
As an organization, we are committed to improving the health of our communities. From hosting growers’ markets to partnering with local communities, Presbyterian is taking active steps to improve the health of New Mexicans. For our employees, we offer a robust wellness program, including free access to our on-site and community-based gyms, nutrition coaching and classes, wellness challenges and more.
Presbyterian’s story is really the story of the remarkable people who choose to work here. The hard work of our physicians, nurses, employees, board members and volunteers grew Presbyterian from a tiny tuberculosis sanatorium to a statewide healthcare system that serves more then 875,000 New Mexicans.
We are part of New Mexico’s history – and committed to its future. That is why we will continue to work just as hard and care just as deeply to serve New Mexico for years to come.
About Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Presbyterian Healthcare Services exists to improve the health of patients, members and the communities we serve. We are locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare system of nine hospitals, a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group. Founded in New Mexico in 1908, we are the state’s largest private employer with nearly 14,000 employees – including more than 1,600 providers and nearly 4,700 nurses.
Our health plan serves more than 580,000 members statewide and offers Medicare Advantage, Medicaid (Centennial Care) and Commercial health plans.
About our Regional Delivery System
Presbyterian’s Regional Delivery System is a network of six hospitals and medical centers throughout rural New Mexico including locations in Clovis, Espanola, Ruidoso, Santa Fe, Socorro and Tucumcari. Our regional facilities are home to more than 1,600 clinical and non-clinical employees who help make Presbyterian the state’s largest private employer with nearly 14,000 statewide employees. With a variety of services ranging from general surgery to pediatrics to heart and cancer care, our regional employees are proud to provide close-to-home care for their communities.
About New Mexico
New Mexico continues to grow steadily in population and features a low cost of living.
Varied landscapes bring filmmakers here from around the world to capture a slice of the natural beauty New Mexicans enjoy every day. Our landscapes are as diverse as our culture – from mountains, forests, canyons, and lakes, to caverns, hot springs and sand dunes.
New Mexico offers endless recreational opportunities to explore and enjoy an active lifestyle. Venture off the beaten path, challenge your body in the elements, or open yourself up to the expansive sky. From hiking, golfing, and biking to skiing, snowboarding and boating, it’s all available among our beautiful wonders of the west.
AA/EOE/VET/DISABLED. PHS is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses.
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Job date: Fri, 27 May 2022 05:58:40 GMT
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