Health education specialists' role in implementing ACA
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Identify various pathways for health education specialists to find employment opportunities and market their skills as patient navigators.
Keyword(s): Health Education, Health Literacy
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I oversee SOPHE's portfolio of professional publications, meetings, cooperative agreements, and advocacy on behalf of health education and health promotion. I have spent some 30 years working in health education, with publications and interests related to credentialing and standards, workforce development, advocacy, public policy, and health equity. She has received numerous awards, including SOPHEâs Distinguished Fellow Award (2008), U of MI Alumna of the Year Award (2010), and the REACH Health Disparities Champion Award.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.