Bilingual Registered Dietitian or RD/CDE - Remote

Vida Health

Miami, FL, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Post Date: 12/30/2020
  • Website: vida.com
  • Company Address: , San Francisco, CA

About Vida Health

Vida is a virtual care company that combines a human-centric approach with technology to address chronic and co-occurring physical and behavioral health conditions. We provide personalized chronic condition management combined with health coaching and therapy through a mobile and online platform that supports individuals in managing and significantly improving conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, obesity, depression, anxiety, etc. Our platform integrates deeply individual expert care with machine learning and remote monitoring to deliver lasting behavior change, health outcomes and cost savings.

Job Description

ABOUT US
 
At Vida, we empower individuals to overcome chronic mental and physical health conditions, once and for all. The impact of chronic conditions on healthcare is immense: in the US alone, chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease drive 80% of the $3 trillion healthcare spending, which is at 18% of GDP. One in 3 individuals has a chronic health condition, and 1 in 4 struggles with mental health.
 
Vida provides expert, personalized, on-demand health coaching and programs from a network of experienced health care providers and leading medical institutions. Vida is a next generation continuous care platform for both consumers and businesses, combining a consumer mobile app, an enterprise care platform offering on demand 24/7 solutions for chronic conditions. Vida platform runs in the cloud, captures real-time data from 100+ devices and apps, and integrates back to the employer, payer, and provider. We are trusted by Fortune 1000 companies, major national payers and large providers to enable their employees live their healthiest lives.
 
Candidates for this posting MUST be bilingual in English/Spanish with exceptional written and verbal communication skills in both languages. 
 
Vida matches clients to evidence-based programs that help them work toward specific health goals based on their interests and risks. Each client then chooses a personal health coach who they think is the best fit for them. As their health coach, you will meet with them on a regular basis and support them as they work toward their goals. Using our programs and the relationship you build with clients, you will play a key role in their success and health outcomes. This is your chance to bring your expert knowledge and years of experience to meeting clients wherever they might be in their own health journey, giving them the support and tools they need to lead healthier, longer lives.  

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Manage a panel of clients seeking to lose weight, eat better, get more active, prevent / manage chronic illnesses
    • Communicate with your clients through video calls, in person meetings, telephone and electronic messaging
    • Schedule regular touch points, and reach out proactively if clients are not tracking towards their goals
    • Use a coaching framework to help clients set concrete health goals
    • Be an accountability partner in helping client remember their medications and doctor appointments
    • Educate clients about their chronic illnesses in a non-academic manner 
    • Diligently track your clients’ progress and provide ongoing feedback, advice, and encouragement
    • Constantly problem solve with your clients if things seem to not be working
    • Partner with Vida’s technology team to identify and prioritize new features as requested by clients
    • Work with our content team to research and develop new educational modules for clients
    • Given the sensitive nature of health information, maintain strict confidentiality at all times, and follow HIPAA guidelines

QUALIFICATIONS

    • Candidates for this posting MUST be bilingual in English/Spanish with exceptional written and verbal communication skills in both languages
    • Degree in health related field required such as nutrition, exercise physiology or health education
    • Registered Dietitian or RD/CDEs only
    • Experience in an outpatient environment preferred
    • At least 1 year of experience coaching clients one on one to help them meet their health goals
    • Prior experience with CRM software helpful
This is a contract position requiring a minimum of 15 hours per week.
 
Vida is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.
 
Diversity is more than a commitment at Vida—it is the foundation of what we do. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.
 
We seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We don’t just accept differences — we celebrate them, we support them, and we thrive on them for the benefit of our employees, our platform and those we serve. Vida is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.