Aetna Health Coach Dietician in New Albany, Ohio

Req ID: 51155BR

This role is office based in New Albany, OH

POSITION SUMMARY

AetnaOne Advocate is new premium offering for our customers that will help their employees maximize their member benefit and easily navigate the health care system. Our mission is to deliver seamless, end-to-end offerings that transform our members health and wellness journey. The Registered Dietician will utilize a collaborative process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation, to engage, educate, and promote/influence members in decisions related to achieving and maintaining optimal nutritional status.

Fundamental components include but are not limited to:

Through the use of clinical tools and information/data review, the successful candidate will use knowledge and experience of nutrition and diet planning to conduct comprehensive evaluation of member's nutritional status and risks. Will utilize assessment techniques to determine members level of health literacy, technology capabilities and readiness to change. Will assess health/nutritional essentials to establish a plan of care based on members health status/risks, education, and support needs. Assist members in weight management, meal planning and healthy eating. Demonstrated understanding of the management of chronic health conditions. Collaborate with others within the Advocate team on the members behalf. Strong desire to coach, motivate behavior change through motivational interviewing and active listening skills.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE

Registered Dietitian (RD) is required

3-5 years of coaching experience is required

Experience in related areas such as weight management, nutrition or health lifestyle behavior change

Background in facilitating patient/client positive behavioral change, motivational interviewing, active listening skills, and other evidence-based coaching techniques preferred

Ability to work with a multidisciplinary team

EDUCATION

The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Registered Dietitian (RD) is required

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Clinical / Medical/Disease management/4-6 Years

Functional - Clinical / Medical/Direct patient care (hospital, private practice)/1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Aetna Applications/Aetna Total clinical View/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/1-3 Years/End User

REQUIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Encouraging Wellness and Prevention/ADVANCED

General Business/Consulting for Solutions/FOUNDATION

DESIRED SKILLS

General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Health Care