Anthem, Inc. Health Promotion Consultant in Falls Church, Virginia
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
Will be located on-site at Northrop Grumman and traveling to multiple Northrop Grumman work sites (Falls Church Virginia, Baltimore Maryland, Herndon Virginia, McLean Virginia, and Dulles Virginia).
Responsible for ensuring contract compliance with state mandated cultural and linguistic, health education requirements, or other programs required by contracts.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Flu Shot Management
LHO & Kiosk Management
Support WIP Engagement Strategy
Weight Watchers Workshops
Support Wellness Committees and develop network of wellness champions.
Assist EEs with accessing Anthem programs
Track program value, promote /implement and manage various company-wide wellness initiatives.
Assist with the development of effective communication plans
Provide services periodically to other local sites
Partner with Nurses on wellness events
Assists with the State/Region/Local Needs Assessment document and identifies/develops resources to meet health education needs.
Defines the marketing environment through development of key stakeholder criteria, identification of desirable community partners, availability of local programs and opportunities for marketing programs and services.
Provides/promotes provider training to assure compliance with government mandated health education programs and the health education referral system.
Establishes positive relationships with community based organizations and other key partners to gain understanding of the cultural and linguistic needs of members.
Recommends health education programs based on analysis of State/Regional/Local health statistics, disease prevalence, census data, and health care service usage.
Maps community based assets and collaborates with key stakeholders to leverage available resources for development of new and accessibility to existing health education/promotion programs.
Develops and implements strategies that promote local health education resources and address identified member health education needs.
Actively learns about the business to be able to perform more effectively
Good at focused listening
Comes up with a lot of new and unique ideas
Understands the cultures of organizations
Breaks long term goals into components that can be measured
Focuses on engaging others in the course of delivering on goals
Understands others’ stylistic preferences and adapts approaches accordingly
Overcomes roadblocks without being deterred by initial set-backs
Highly skilled in making presentations and influencing others
Excellent communication skills both in writing and verbally
Self-starter; able to work independently to get results
Bachelor’s degree in health education, health promotion or related field preferred; 2+ years of experience in health and wellness field; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Certified Health Education Specialist CHES preferred.
Experience in health education and wellness coaching preferred.
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 Diversity,Inc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.