Anthem Exercise Physiologist (Any Anthem location or remote) PS25768 in Jefferson City, Missouri
Exercise Physiologist (Any Anthem location or remote) PS25768
Location: United States
Requisition #: PS25768
Post Date: Aug 21, 2019
Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater 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.
We currently have one opening for this position which may be located in any Anthem State. Remote is available, however, incumbent must be in a reasonable commuting distance from a primary office location. Also must be available to work local hours.
Responsible for providing exercise guidance to disease management members.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Collaborates with nurse case managers in managing disease management health goals of members.
Implements the primary care physicians exercise recommendations providing safe and effective exercise instruction and guidance.
Provides member health coaching, education, assessment and support of behavioral changes to promote self-management of chronic conditions.
Provides members with education materials related specifically to member score condition.
Requires a BS in exercise science, exercise physiology, kinesiology, physical therapy or physical education;
3 years of experience as an exercise specialist, exercise physiologist or fitness instructor/trainer developing exercise prescriptions for special populations; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
1 year of cardiac rehab, pulmonary rehab, and physical therapy experience in clinical setting preferred.
Certification by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) as a Health Fitness Instructor preferred.
MS in a related field and membership in American Society of Exercise Physiologist preferred.
Strong communication skills
Proficient in Microsoft office products
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.