FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Mountain Home, ID, USA
  • Full Time

 

Health Educator job in Mountain Home, Idaho.

The Health Educator job is within the military medical system and is a civilian position. Civilian and military personnel work together in the extensive military medical system. The hospitals and medical clinics provide services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families and provide a full range of medical services. 

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Monday-Friday
  • Days!
  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)
  • Dedication Program Manager to support your employment

 

Health Educator Job Overview: 

  • Strengthens human performance and total force readiness by providing health behavior awareness, education and intervention programs while promoting an environment that facilitates healthy behaviors targeted at Air Force Medical Service (AFMS) beneficiaries.
  • Responsible for planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating all Health Promotion (HP) prevention programs and services IAW Air Force instructions, guidelines, and population needs.
  • Administers assessments, counseling, comprehensive prevention programs, and various other health behavior activities that meet AF HP physical activity, tobacco prevention and cessation, healthy weight, nutrition and community partnership goals and the needs of the AF community.
  • Coordinates with HP staff to deliver programs in a variety of community settings to include individual unit worksites, community facilities, and the MTF.
  • Maintains continuing education requirements for CHES certification currency.
  • Should be a role model in weight, fitness and other healthy lifestyle behaviors
  • Implements/executes health promotion, fitness and nutrition policy and program requirements IAW instructions and guidance established locally or by AF/SG.
  • Assists in the development of ongoing action plans aligned with goals and objectives of the PHWG, IDS, and appropriate leadership. Reviews the action plan at least annually to evaluate program effectiveness.
  • Helps plan, coordinate, market and conduct evidence-based programs and services aimed at health improvement and mission performance related to HP goal areas.
  • Accesses available population database support and collaborates with population health planners (e.g. Health Care Integrator) to effectively assess population needs and target installation HPO for individuals and groups.
  • Provides health education expertise, consultancy, and advocacy to support a comprehensive Air Force Fitness Program and other unit-based health promotion initiatives
  • Maintains data quality management in program execution.
  • Collaborates with installation health professionals and organizational leaders to identify and employ resources as appropriate to execute comprehensive prevention programs.
  • Communicates and coordinates health promotion programs among local leadership and target customers/beneficiaries.
  • Provides input when annual budgets are established.
  • Teaches individuals and groups on a variety of health-related topics employing age-specific and behavioral learning theory (e.g. adult learning theory, motivational interviewing).
  • Delivers HP briefings, educational sessions, and seminars/workshops as required.
  • Provides expertise to develop, deliver and evaluate training programs for professional staff and colleagues on HP-related topics.
  • Operates the most current computer software and multi-media to develop and execute training and educational programs.
  • Implements appropriate social marketing tools to meet program goals and objectives.
  • Participates in teleconferences, updates, working groups, review panels, symposiums, etc. related to health promotion programming or operations.
  • Maintains positive relationships with both internal and external AFMS customers.
  • Ensures compliance with Air Force Inspection Agency and the Joint
  • Commission, and Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.

Health Educator Job Qualifications:

  • BLS
  • Computer Skill Competency
  • Bachelor's or master's degree from an accredited institution in Health Education, Community Health Education or Public Health.

  • Minimum of three years' experience in health promotion planning and programming, preferably in a worksite setting

  • Eligible for Certification in Health Education from the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC). NCHEC certification preferred.

 

 Position contingent on contract award. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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