RN Health Coach | Internal Medicine - Medical Plaza

UF Health Physicians - Gainesville

Job ID: 81908
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Internal Medicine - Med Plaza
Shift/Days: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday-Friday
Posted FTE: 1.00 = 40 Hours

Job Opening Summary


Works under the supervision of the department's physicians. Serves in an expanded nursing role to collaborate with patients and their primary care providers to provide a model of care that ensures the delivery of quality, efficient and cost-effective health care services. Assesses, plans, implements, coordinates, monitors and evaluates all options and services with the goal of optimizing the patient's health status. Integrates evidence-based clinical guidelines, preventive guidelines and protocols in the development of treatment plans. Develops systems of care that monitor patient progress and promote early intervention in acute care situations. Works effectively with other members of the health care team to optimize interventions.

Job Opening Qualifications


Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Licensed as an RN in Florida.
  • ADN required; BSN preferred. Bachelor's degree in health care preferred.
  • Case manager certification preferred.
  • Three to five years of experience in clinical nursing and case management.
  • Knowledge of the basic concepts and principles of managed care required.
  • Critical thinking skills and ability to analyze complex data sets required.
  • General computer knowledge and capability to use computers required.
  • Demonstrates customer-focused interpersonal skills to interact in an effective manner with practitioners, the interdisciplinary health care team, community agencies, patients and families with diverse opinions, values and religious and cultural ideals.
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and be directly accountable for practice.
  • Demonstrated ability to influence and negotiate individual and group decision-making.
  • Demonstrated ability to function effectively in a fluid, dynamic and rapidly changing environment.
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities, including time management, verbal and written communication skills, listening skills, problem solving and decision-making, priority setting, work delegation and work organization.


  • Current licensure by the State of Florida as a registered nurse.
  • Basic Life Support certification or obtained at first opportunity with employment.
  • OCN strongly preferred.

*** Minimum Pay Rate - Hourly: $24.98
*** Midpoint Pay Rate - Hourly: $32.74

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UF Health Physicians - Gainesville
Gainesville, FL 32610

Why Work With UF Health

Benefits to fit your life.
As you would expect from an organization this size, our core benefits include medical insurance and prescription drug plans, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, generous paid time off, 10 paid holidays per year and an employee assistance plan. Voluntary benefits include tuition reimbursement, dependent care and health care reimbursement accounts, dental insurance, vision plan and more. Retirement benefits include a 403(b) plan.
About UF Health
About UF Health
UF Health Shands is recognized as Florida’s premier hospital system, thanks to our commitment to quality clinical care that yields outstanding outcomes and continually earns us national recognition. It is our privilege to offer distinguished, patient-centered care and build upon our role as the state’s premier provider of medical expertise and specialties.

UF Health ranks 53rd on the 2021 Forbes list of Florida’s 100 best workplaces and ranks 31st on their list of best workplaces in the nation for women. UF Health Shands Hospital was included in Indeed’s list of the “2019 Top-Rated Workplaces” for hospitals, which recognizes the 25 “Best Hospitals” in the U.S. We are number 20.
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