The incumbent is a patient educator-advocate who empowers patients to develop self-management skills with their health, which includes both preventative health and chronic disease management through improved communication, education and empathetic coaching. The goal of the community coach is to help patients and their families or significant others to cope with their health, manage symptoms and improve function and quality of life. Provides and/or supports health care services to individuals at UC Irvine sites or at other healthcare systems.
Hourly Rate $23.754789 $36.230843 $48.706897
Effective communication skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the Health System
Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload
Interest in the community served by UC Irvine Health (A Passion for Caring)
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English
Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job
Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties
Bilingual skills in English and Spanish and/or Vietnamese
Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.