The Registered Dietician (RD) Health Coach will work collaboratively with the full care management team as a key resource for 1:1 member education and health coaching. The RD Health Coach will be responsible for following through for receiving and sending referrals to the RN Care Managers, Social Workers, Wellness Coordinator, and Care Management Assistant to provide a coordinated, community-oriented, person-centered approach to HTA members in need of behavioral change to improve health status, reduce health risks and improve quality of life. Most work is centered around diabetes management, medical diet compliance, and weight loss assistance. Member interactions may be telephonic and in-person group coaching sessions with Medicare Advantage members. Successful candidates will be skilled in motivational interviewing, group facilitation, and engagement strategies. This position needs to have excellent knowledge of health, fitness, and nutrition. Other duties may be assigned as needed.
Major Work Activities
Bachelor's degree in diet/ nutrition or a closely related field
A minimum of four years of experience as a registered dietician.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Conducting business as HealthTeam Advantage (HTA), Care N’ Care Insurance Company of North Carolina, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cone Health, incorporated in 2015.
The HTA vision is to be the leading Medicare Advantage plan dedicated to exceptional and caring experiences. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of our communities through a commitment to personalized service, quality, and enhanced care experiences.
HealthTeam Advantage (HTA) made a big impact when we began offering plans in the Greensboro Medicare Advantage market beginning January 2016. Medicare Advantage plans (Part C) offer all the benefits of Original Medicare plus extra benefits like annual physicals, dental, vision, hearing, fitness, and wellness programs, plus optional dental coverage. Our plans also include Medicare Part D prescription coverage. HealthTeam Advantage plans are offered in Alamance, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, and Rockingham counties.
Our members have a Personal Healthcare Concierge to call for answers about coverage. Every Concierge is an expert who knows our members, the plans, and providers.
In 2019, our chief medical director recognized there was an underserved patient population and led the plan to create the HTA Diabetes & Heart Care HMO Chronic Special Needs Plan (CSNP) for residents of Guilford county. In 2022 we’re expanding this footprint to Alamance, Randolph and Rockingham counties.