Fundamental skills for every member of the care team
Health coaching techniques have proven to be successful in empowering patients, especially those with chronic conditions, to make positive behavior changes for improved outcomes.
A full-time health coach isn’t the only person that can deliver health coaching benefits to patients. Many clinical roles would benefit from practicing fundamental health coaching skills as a part of their everyday practice. Identifying which specific roles will vary depending on the structure and needs of the practice, however, some of the most common roles requiring health coaching skills include:
NHA’s HealthCoaching™ offers a simple, innovative way for educators and employers of clinical care professionals to help their clinicians build the necessary skills for better patient communication, engagement and, most importantly, overall outcomes.