The CCVI Wellness Coordinator assists the CCVI Wellness Supervisor and Director of Health & Wellness in providing supportive care to The Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas. The Wellness Coordinator represents the Office of Health and Wellness in a professional manner and provides overall support in maintaining the health needs of the Sisters. The Wellness Coordinator recognizes that and individuals health and wellness is all encompassing and includes physical, social, spiritual, and emotional components.
Assists individual Sisters who have requested support services or who have been identified as needing additional assistance with health care or other related services
Assists Sisters in communication with health care personnel including primary physicians
Maintains confidentiality at all times; maintains professional boundaries in relationships with the Sisters
Ability to provide direct personal care for the Sisters such as activities of daily living, light exercise, focused / therapeutic conversation, light meal preparation, meal delivery, non-invasive therapeutic therapy such as application of hot / cold packs, topical preparations, etc)
Recognizes the limitations and boundaries of providing health care inherent in this position
Maintains a log of all therapeutic interactions with the Sisters and provides update to the Wellness Supervisor and / or Director of Health and Wellness as required
Notifies Wellness Supervisor or Director of Health and Wellness of situations requiring immediate attention to any significant change in Sister's health status
Ability to drive and accompany Sisters to appointments
Ability to accommodate and adjust to changes in duties and responsibilities to meet the needs of the Sisters
High School Diploma Required
Some experience as a caregiver preferred
Basic computer skills
Effective communication skills (listening, verbal, written)
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.