Prescriptive, one-on-one coaching sessions are offered by HealthQuest to better help members understand their health status and set goals for improvement. Whether an individual is low, moderate, or high risk, qualified coaches deliver the right amount of personal attention to each member to reverse unhealthy habits and lead happy, healthy lives.
Cerner’s NCQA accredited Health Coaches are specifically trained to determine an individual's readiness to change, identify motivations, evaluate barriers, and set goals that are specific, measurable, achievable, results-focused and time-bound (SMART).
Earn 1 HealthQuest credit per coaching visit, up to 15 credits per Plan Year.
Log on to your HealthQuest Portal to meet your coaches, schedule a coaching appointment, and earn credits today.
How to Schedule a Coaching Appointment
Meet Your Health Coaches
David Bromberg, Personal Trainer
David is a wellness Coach for Cerner Corporation. He has been working as a coach and trainer for over 10 years. David has experience helping clients get rid of musculoskeletal pain and improving health through exercise and movement and has worked with clients ranging from professional athletes to sedentary populations. He knows the importance of a healthy lifestyle that puts overall wellness first.
Shanna Hutcheson, RD, LD, CHC
Shanna is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Health Coach for Cerner Corporation. She is passionate about helping people improve their health and quality of life through food and other lifestyle behaviors, such as regular exercise, stress management, and self-care. Shanna uses a non-diet, intuitive eating approach to counsel clients and help them develop a healthier relationship with food and their bodies. Shanna believes that eating well should be affordable, flavorful, flexible and fun! Shanna can help you find unique and creative ways to improve your eating habits and meet your individual health goals.
Shirla Ransom-Hendricks, Registered Nurse
Shirla joined Cerner in 2008 as a Health Advisor. She has held roles with the company such as Health Advisor, Personal Wellness Coach, Program Coordinator, Health Coach, Care Manager. Shirla has held several roles in leadership working in local hospitals, and at clinics. As Charge nurse and Nurse Supervisor. She focuses on empowering members to have a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being. She makes an impact on clients by the ability to inspire confidence and motivate participants with a sensitive and supportive approach.
Janell Nease, Registered Nurse
Janell is a Registered Nurse and Certified Health Coach for Cerner Corporation. With 17 years as Owner/Operator of her own massage practice as well as 28 years as an RN with Nursing Experience including Oncology Care, Pediatrics, Acute Medical & Surgical, Intensive Care, Emergency Room, Infectious Disease Specialty, Skilled & Rehabilitation patients, Case Management, Utilization Review, Behavioral Health, HIV/AIDS Educator/Counselor, as well as teaching educational classes for AHEC-KU. Sharing a passion to empower people to live healthier lives she believes that to look, feel and be your best it's all about how you treat your body inside & out!
Amy Torres, Registered Nurse
Amy has a passion for health and safety advocacy in diverse populations especially the vulnerable and those without a voice. Her nursing career includes Adult Progressive Care with medical and acute psychiatric care emphasis, Neonatal Intensive Care, and recently as a Nurse Educator traveling to many hospitals throughout the country. Community outreach includes having served on the Safe Kids campaign as a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician; and formerly trained as a volunteer Court Appointed Special Advocate for the Juvenile Court System and Disaster Preparedness through the Red Cross. She is excited to walk with you through your wellness journey!
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