The Health Coach works closely with patients via phone, internet, in person and/or through group seminars and distribution of health education materials to promote wellness and motivate individuals to realize their optimum health potential. Responsible for advising and counseling on the important requirements for a healthy lifestyle. Works with clients to identify health risk factors and manage chronic illness. Interfaces with clients using motivational interviewing and reflective listening skills to develop an understanding of barriers to meeting health related goals, develop a client specific wellness plan, set goals for health improvement, and monitor goal attainment. Coordinates services with other health-related vendors for optimal patient care and satisfactory outcomes.