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Providence Health & Services Lifestyle Coach – Diabetes Prevention Program in Walla Walla, Washington


Providence is calling a Lifestyle Coach – Diabetes Prevention Program (Diabetes Clinic, Variable Shift, 0.0 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Currently the cohorts meet Monday - Thursday at 5pm.

In this position you will:

  • Lead groups of participants through a year-longlifestyle change program using the National Diabetes Prevention Programcurriculum. The curriculum consists of 16 core sessions (held approximatelyevery week for 16-26 weeks) and a minimum of 6 post-core sessions (heldapproximately every month for the remainder of the year).

  • Help participants develop and maintain the skills needed to adopt healthyeating and physical activity habits.

  • Support participants byproviding information, encouraging progress, and working with the group toaddress any challenges or barriers that arise.

  • Be an effective facilitators and supportthe group process as it relates to behavior change.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Degree orabove

  • Leading group behaviorchange sessions

  • Desired but notrequired: Health coach certification from ACE (American College of Exercise),National Consortium for Credientialing of Health and Wellness Coaches, NationalSociety of Health Coaches or another recognized credientialing agency.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Healthcare Practitioner and Technician

Location: Washington-Walla Walla

Req ID: 216862