The program offers students pursuing degrees in the Health Sciences field to provide weekly visits to patients with chronic or ongoing conditions, and to provide support and assistance in meeting their health goals.
Students must apply to be accepted into this unique program and will be trained as Health Coaches and assigned to patients enrolled in the Community Care Network (CCN). Patients are enrolled following a referral and interview process as well as a comprehensive health assessment including a plan of care. KCH has established an interdisciplinary team to meet and develop the plan of care that addresses each patient’s health needs and goals.
Students wishing to participate in the CCN must meet the following requirements:
CCN Health Coaches will receive the following benefits as a result of their program participation:
Interested students will need to complete the application process and provide all necessary documentation..