Partnering with Community in Health Promotion

PARTNERING WITH COMMUNITIES IN HEALTH PROMOTION

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The Health Education Code of Ethics can be found at: http://www.nchec.org/code-of-ethics In light of this code, are health educators obligated to do their part in striving toward the achievement of Healthy People 2020 objectives? Please explain your response.

Required Reading

Bajracharya, S., Bell, C., & Bowler, S. (2004). Partnership for a healthy community: A tobacco prevention program in Central Aroostook County. American Journal of Health Education, 35(5), 305-308. Available via Trident University Online Library.

National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (2011). Responsibilities & competencies for health education specialists. Retrieved from http://www.nchec.org/responsibilities-and-competen…

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2016). Healthy People 2020: Leading Health Indicators. Retrieved from http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/LHI/default.aspx

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (2014). Public Health Learning Modules-Module 3: Social Determinants of Health. Part Five: Community Based Participatory Research. Retrieved from https://vimeopro.com/aptrmodules/phlm/video/763552…