A Matter of Balance Coach
Company: WellSpan Health
Posted on: June 25, 2022
PRN OPPORTUNITY Job Description:
Under general supervision, assists class participants with becoming
more confident about managing falls by coaching them in strength
training, finding ways to reduce falls, and protecting themselves
if patients do fall. The coaches lead group discussion, problem
solving strategies, video and gentle physical exercise.
Duties and Responsibilities Essential Accountabilities:
+ Provides accurate information about fall prevention. Encourages
interactive discussion about the concepts and skills presented.
+ Provides skills to assist in fall reduction. Demonstrates and
coaches the exercises outlined in the Matter of Balance
+ Acts as a facilitator by helping participants understand ways to
reduce falls and protect themselves if patients do fall.
+ Promotes socialization and a solution oriented environment among
+ Fulfills annual minimum training requirements.
+ Takes responsibility for the cleanliness and appearance of
education facilities and properly maintains department
+ Attends meetings as required.
+ Performs other related duties as identified.
+ Provides outstanding service to all customers; fosters teamwork;
and practices fiscal responsibility through improvement and
+ Other combinations of formal education, training and experience
may be considered.
+ Minimum Experience:
+ 1 - 3 months
+ Pref. Field Of Expertise
+ Experience with education or health care
+ Minimum Education:
+ High School or G.E.D.
+ Required Certification:
+ A Matter of Balance certification
+ Physical Demands:
+ Occasional prolonged standing/walking
+ Occasionally lifts supplies/equipment
+ Knowledge of adult and childhood educational principles
+ Strong communications skills
Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation
to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you
require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform
your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a
change to the application process or work procedures, providing
documents in an alternate format, using a sign language
interpreter, or using specialized equipment.
WellSpan Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy
and intention of the System to maintain consistent and equal
treatment toward applicants and employees of all job
classifications without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion,
sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national
origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other legally
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