About Fallon Health:
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans, and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products. For more information, visit www.fallonhealth.org.
Brief Summare of Purpose:
Responsible for conducting education and wellness coaching telephonically and person to person for members with chronic conditions to identify member’s knowledge, skills and behavioral needs, and gaps in care. The Health Educator provides individualized education and coaching designed to reinforce positive lifestyle changes that can lead to reduction in hospitalizations. The Health Educator should be able to demonstrate knowledge and application of: health promotion, behavior change and population based theories and models; and is familiar with health communication strategies.
Primary Job Responsibilities:
Education: Bachelor’s degree in health related field or nursing degree
License/Certification: Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) preferred