Baptist has a WONDERFUL opportunity for a Wellbeing Specialist located on the campus of Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson MS.
This unique individual will provide front line oversight to participants/members in the Baptist Well-being Program assisting in the development of strategies to improve the health status of defined populations. Provides guidance and direction to program participants in achievement of specific chronic disease management objectives to improve health outcomes and status. Utilizes a number of population health management tools and analytics to provide education and resources so that program members are actively involved in the management of their own health and well-being. Partners with health care providers to monitor care coordination efforts for both incremental and long term improvement(s).
Bachelor's degree in health related field (Psychology, Exercise Science, Nutrition, Wellness, Health Education) or related experience. Knowledge of disease management tools and related data.
2-3 years of experience with overall work-site wellness and implementing health and wellbeing programs.
CPR and AED training
Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES), Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) or other related health certification preferred.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to develop and foster collaborative partnerships with a variety of key stakeholders. Strong organizational and time management skills. Ability to prioritize effectively in a high volume environment. Must be available to work variable shifts such as evenings and weekends as needed.
Internal Number: 12717
About Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation
One of the nation’s largest not-for-profit health care systems, Baptist Memorial Health Care offers a full continuum of care to communities throughout the Mid-South. The Baptist system, which consistently ranks among the top integrated health care networks in the nation, comprises 22 affiliate hospitals in West Tennessee, North Mississippi and East Arkansas; more than 4,000 affiliated physicians; Baptist Medical Group, a multispecialty physician group with more than 500 providers; home, hospice and psychiatric care; minor medical centers and clinics; a network of surgery, rehabilitation and other outpatient centers; and an education system highlighted by the Baptist College of Health Sciences. The Baptist system employees more than 18,000 people.