Cigna Health Educator/Health Coach - Bilingual English/Spanish - Onsite Health - Dallas TX & Plano TX in Plano, Texas


The Onsite Health Coach will work closely with Client's Health/Wellness/HR team(s), Client's other healthcare partners, other Cigna team members and Client's Wellness Committee (key stakeholders) in meeting the organization's health management goals.

Major Duties

• Work closely with Client and their partners in evaluating present health management program and assist in formulating plan for future wellness programming.

• Work closely with Client, their vendors and Cigna operations teams.

• Provide onsite face-to-face employee coaching, support and education.

• Assist in the identification of members' health advocacy needs.

• Utilize motivational interviewing and engagement strategies to support overall health and wellness of employees.

• Educate and refer members to available health resources when appropriate.

• Provide onsite support to members in order to help them identify a need for behavior change to improve health status, reduce health risks and improve quality of life.

• Educate members about the availability of decision support tools where multiple treatment options are available.

• Follow up with employees to ensure that wellness program engagement has been achieved and assess future educational and/or program referral needs.

• Document interactions and interventions as directed using Cigna health technology tools.

• Consult with other onsite health and wellness resources to ensure employee's comprehensive health needs are being addressed.

• Provide health and wellness education utilizing a multitude of media including group presentations, support group facilitation, creative use of modalities (i.e. games, quizzes, etc), newsletter contributions, etc.

• Support the design and implementation of site Health Fairs.


• Minimum of 3 or more years of experience in health and wellness field.

• Bachelor's / Master’s degree in health education, health promotion, or related field preferred.

• CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist) successful exam completion desired.

• Experience with direct member communication (written and verbal).

• Experience in health education and wellness coaching preferred.

• Experience conducting educational and support groups preferred.

• Positive role model in demonstrating healthy behaviors.

• Demonstrated experience and ability in providing superior Client service to organizations and individuals.

• Working knowledge of wellness programming and individual engagement strategies.

• Thorough knowledge and understanding of behavior change theories and their application.

• Proven administrative abilities with strong computer and software application skills.

• Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment.

• Demonstrated ability to set priorities.

• A high energy level and excellent written and oral communication skills are essential.

• Proven ability to maintain confidentiality.

• Passion for health improvement.

• Self-directness and the ability succeed in an independent role.

Bilingual English/Spanish is required.

One role is based in onsite in Plano TX and one role is based onsite in Dallas TX. Relocation is not offered.

US Candidates Only : Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. If you require a special accommodation, please visit our Careers website or contact us

Primary Location: Plano-Texas

Other Locations: United States-Texas

Work Locations:

Job: Med Mgt--Case Management

Schedule: Regular

Shift: Standard

Employee Status: Individual Contributor

Job Type: Full-time

Job Level: Day Job

Travel: No

Job Posting: Sep 17, 2017, 8:59:35 PM