Outpatient Diabetes and Obesity Health Consultant – Diabetes Strategic Initiatives – Orlando – Orlando, FL

The Outpatient Diabetes and Obesity Health Consultant, under general guidance, is responsible for providing wellness coaching and education to reduce or eliminate high-risk behaviors in individuals with diabetes, prediabetes or obesity. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of applicable local, state and federal agencies and regulatory bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility for maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Knowledge of diabetes concepts
  • Knowledge of lifestyle-related topics such as weight management, stress reduction and chronic conditions
  • Ability to communicate effectively and organize daily activities
  • Knowledge of computer programs such as Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work with patients of diverse ages and backgrounds
  • Current CPR
  • Bi-lingual: English required/Spanish (Preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree in health promotion, health education, exercise physiology, nutrition or related field
  • Two years of experience as a wellness coach, personal trainer or health educator

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • Certification from a professional wellness coach training program such as Certified Health Coach (CHC) issued by the National Society of Health Coaches (Preferred)

Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program

  • Provides wellness coaching and education to reduce or eliminate high-risk behaviors in individuals with diabetes, prediabetes or obesity
  • Develops and implements strategies and programs for various populations with a primary focus of diabetes risk reduction
  • Develops required educational and marketing materials in collaboration with marketing
  • Develops and implements strategies for marketing programs to the community
  • Develops customized care plans that encourage adoption of habits conducive to a higher quality of life and include goals and plan of action
  • Coordinates program activities in collaboration with AdventHealth and FHMG teams to provide cohesive, well-coordinated programs
  • Serves as a patient advocate and facilitator during program participation
  • Provides diabetes education in group and individual sessions as requested
  • Participates in community activities as requested, such as, presenting educational lectures and assisting with support groups for the community in general.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Outpatient Diabetes and Obesity Health Consultant opportunity with Orlando and apply online today.

Job Keywords:

Diabetes, Obesity, Health Consultant, Wellness Coach, Personal Trainer Health Educator, Orlando

Position Location: Orlando
Job: Other Non-Clinical Professional
Organization: AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day
Job Level: Staff / Associate
Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree
Travel: No
Job Posting: Jan 13, 2019, 11:39:03 AM

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