|Louise Maggs (f)|
Health and Wellbeing Coaches
Proactive identification and caseload management of people with long term conditions.
Health and Wellbeing Coaches guide and support people with long term conditions to reach self-identified health and wellbeing goals.
Use Specialist coaching and behaviour change techniques, usually over a number of sessions.
Tend to work with people with physical and mental health conditions, and with one or more LTCs such as type 2 diabetes, COPD, or at risk of developing a long term conditions.
Proactively identify patients who need support to:
- Prepare for follow-up clinical conversations with primary care professionals.
- Be actively involved in managing their care and to make choices that are right for them.
- Develop personalised care and support plans.
- Understand and manage their condition, ensuring changing needs are addressed.
Provide coordination and access to other appropriate services and support.
Tend to work with people with multiple appointments, frail/elderly and people with long term conditions.