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Health Strategy Consultant - Clinical Enablement (Remote Welcome)

Highmark Health

  • Company Hignmark Health
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Clinical Services
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Highmark Health

Job Description : 

General Overview:
As part of the Clinical Enablement Team, Health Strategy Consultants are tasked with developing, delivering and advancing outcomes-based and data-driven health strategies for Highmark Health.  The Health Strategy Consultants bring strong business skills and clinical expertise to internal customers that are looking to achieve improved medical/health outcomes, reduce medical costs, and increase productivity.  Health Strategy Consultants work directly with key stakeholders and leaders to collaborate on and advance comprehensive health strategies.  These strategies include measurable objectives, targeted interventions and evaluation metrics.  Health Strategy Consultants also assess current healthcare environments and make recommendations designed to facilitate positive change.  These recommendations include implementation of processes and/or procedures, streamlining existing processes, building infrastructure, etc. so that growth and sustainability of the data-driven, results-oriented health strategies are achieved.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Assist Sales in gaining and retaining group business through health and wellness focused value propositions.  Work with internal stakeholders to target and advance groups not currently engaged with a health management strategy.

  • Advise clients through the planning, implementation and evaluation phases of a health management strategy.  Demonstrate client progress including but not limited to: clinical outcomes and behavior change, productivity impact, and increase in utilization of programs and services, customized initiatives and targeted and buy up interventions.

  • Participate in the development and/or delivery of clinical presentations and other deliverables demonstrating Health Affairs capabilities and possible outcomes for Highmark products and services.  Provide relevant delivery and discussion of appropriate Health Performance Solution (HPS) clinical reports including aggregate health risk assessment reports, productivity impairment reports, behavior change and population progress reports and quarterly activity reports for custom HPS models.

  • Work collaboratively within a team to demonstrate and share best practices and client successes.

  • Ensure that clients have a positive, differentiated customer experience.

  • Other duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree  in a clinical or health related field, including but not limited to, exercise, nutrition or dietetics, nursing, behavioral health, health education, health promotion or public health

  • 5-10  years’ relevant, progressive experience in worksite health promotion including program planning, development, implementation, and evaluation

  • 5-10 years’ relevant, progressive experience in a clinical, health care, health promotion, or health education field 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Clinical certification (e.g. Registered Dietitian)

  • A Master’s degree in a clinical practice, health promotion, or wellness field 

  • 1 to 3 years’ experience in health insurance field working with health plans

Licenses or Certifications:

  • Certified Health Education Specialist (C.H.E.S.)

  • National Wellness Institute Certified Worksite Wellness Specialist certification

  • WELCOA certification 

Referral Bonus: Level 1


Does this role supervise/manage other employees?        



Is Travel Required?

Unusual Working  Conditions
Desk space, chair, phone, and a computer are provided
Fast paced, high energy, high performance environment

Physical Demands
Frequent client meetings that may require  long periods of sitting
Occasional to frequent travel with overnight stays
Delivery and transfer of materials, programs, etc., requiring the ability to lift up to 40 lbs. 

As a component of job responsibilities, employees may have access to covered information, cardholder data, or other confidential customer information that must be protected at all times. In connection with this, all employees must comply with both the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as described in the Notice of Privacy Practices and Privacy Policies and Procedures as well as all data security guidelines established within the Company’s Handbook of Privacy Policies and Practices and Information Security Policy. Furthermore, it is every employee’s responsibility to comply with the company’s Code of Business Conduct. This includes but is not limited to adherence to applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations as well as company policies and training requirements. 

Highmark Health and its affiliates 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, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

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