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Metabolic Medical Weight Loss Health Coach - Volunteer Position

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ORGANIZATION: Danbury Hospital

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Goals: To assist the Metabolic Medical Weight Loss Program lead group visits focusing on healthy weight loss, nutrition, and lifestyle. The Volunteer may also have the opportunity to create education material and content for the group visit. The group visits will currently be held virtually. There is opportunity for a health coach to potentially assist on site. This is a great opportunity for a newly certified health coach looking for coaching session hours to certify for the national exam.

MAJOR TASKS: Running a Group Visit focusing on Nutrition and Lifestyle with a Medical Doctor or NP/PA

DAYS & TIMES

NEEDED: Friday from 9AM-11AM, 1PM-3PM

QUALIFICATIONS: Must have knowledge of and adherence to hospital policies concerning confidentiality, in relation to patients, physicians, and other staff members.

TRAINING: On the job

More opportunities with Danbury Hospital

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Danbury Hospital

Location:

24 HOSPITAL AVE, DANBURY, CT 06810, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve the health of every person we serve through the efficient delivery of excellent, innovative and compassionate care. Danbury Hospital, part of the Western Connecticut Health Network, will be the preferred partner in health and provider of care for the communities we serve and will be among the most respected community healthcare systems in the nation.

Description

At Danbury Hospital we are committed to providing you and your family with personalized care without compromise. For more than 130 years, we have been caring for residents throughout the Greater Danbury area.

Our patients are people first - we know them from school, places of worship and the community. That’s the benefit of care from our warm, inviting community hospital as opposed to a large, unfamiliar medical center.

Values

* Excellence - We deliver the highest quality of care and service and surpass established standards through a continuous focus on improvement, innovation and education.
* Integrity - We approach our work with the highest standards of openness, honesty and ethical behavior, with freedom from any inappropriate influence or motive.
* Compassion - We serve others with empathy and a desire to alleviate their suffering while honoring each individual’s dignity and privacy.
* Teamwork - We work together in a cooperative, coordinated and supportive environment that places the team’s or organization’s goals ahead of individual goals.
* Fiscal Responsibility - We achieve our mission through efficient and effective use of our resources and personal accountability for ensuring financial integrity and performance.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Crisis Support
Health & Medicine
Community, Crisis Support, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

24 Hospital Avenue6 SouthDanbury, CT 06810

(41.40508,-73.44453)
 

SKILLS

  • Adult Education
  • Critical Thinking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Friday from 9AM-11AM, or 1PM-3PM

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