Department: Int Med Geriatrics/Palliative Med 50000588
Reg-Temp: Part-Time Regular
PART-TIME The Wellness Specialist will demonstrate a personal and professional commitment to developing and balancing the six dimensions of wellness: Social, physical, intellectual, emotional, spiritual and vocational for older adults. Supervise the UNMC Home Instead Center for Successful Aging’s workout facilities through instruction of safe and effective exercise and maintenance of fitness related equipment. Develop individualized fitness programs to meet participants’ needs. Assess, plan, implement and evaluate wellness programs and educational components necessary to compliment the whole-person approach to wellness. Design and implement wellness programs and educational components necessary to compliment the whole person approach to wellness. Early mornings, evening, and weekend shifts required.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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