Sharecare, Inc. Public Policy Advocate, Blue Zones Project in Sonora, California
Sharecare is the leading digital health company that helps people -- no matter where they are in their health journey -- unify and manage all their health in one place. Our comprehensive and data-driven virtual health platform is designed to help people, providers, employers, health plans, government organizations, and communities optimize individual and population-wide well-being by driving positive behavior change. Driven by our philosophy that we are all together better, at Sharecare, we are committed to supporting each individual through the lens of their personal health and making high-quality care more accessible and affordable for everyone. To learn more, visit www.sharecare.com .
Brought to Tuolumne County with sponsorship by Adventist Health in collaboration with Blue Zones, LLC and Sharecare, Inc., Blue Zones Project is a community-by-community well-being improvement initiative designed to enable community members to live longer, happier lives with lower rates of chronic diseases and a higher quality of life. Blue Zones Project is rooted in lessons learned from the world's longest-lived cultures. We translate these lessons into sustainable environmental changes that strengthen social ties, reshape the places where people spend their time, and sharpen policies to support healthy choices. If you are a policy expert driven to make a difference; If you enjoy working with people who are passionate about improving the well-being of others; If you have a proven track record leading strong, results-driven teams and enjoy challenging yourself and others to find creative solutions, join us. Be part of a team that's bringing innovative leaders together from across the community to lead and ignite a movement to improve well-being on a significant scale -- a movement that promises to help your friends, family, and neighbors in Tuolumne County live longer, better. By engaging a critical mass of individuals and organizations to participate -- from worksites and schools to restaurants and grocery stores -- the small changes contribute to huge benefits: lowered healthcare costs, improved productivity, and ultimately, a higher quality of life. For more information regarding Blue Zones Project please visit https://www.bluezonesproject.com/ .
Prospective candidates must reside or leave near Tuolumne County, CA. This is not a remote position.
The Public Policy Advocate is responsible for the overall effectiveness in generating and accelerating positive changes related to policy work within this community-wide health initiative. The Public Policy Advocate will collaborate with policy partners to establish, implement, and communicate policy priorities and projects. Success is achieved when policies are passed, projects are implemented successfully, and the local businesses adopt the recommended changes to improve well-being.
Essential Job Functions:
Responsible for getting policies that favor health and well-being passed and implemented.
Develop and maintain positive working relationships and collaborate with leaders/advocates (government, schools, non-profits, employers, and health care organizations) to move policy initiatives.
Assist in the development and update of the Community Blueprint for policy initiatives.
Execute the 4D policy process (discover, design, develop and deploy) with support from national experts and community stakeholders.
Develop and meet monthly targets to achieve annual Community Blueprint metrics.
Ensure Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) and a focus on health equity in policy initiatives as appropriate to the local community/state.
Compile organization performance/value measures, outcomes, and community impact stories.
Sharecare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and doesn't discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status,or other non-merit factor.