Presentation on theme: "CHES and MCHES: Recent Developments and An Advanced- Level Health Education Certification Developing a Sustainable System of Quality Assurance for Professional."— Presentation transcript:
Vision Statement: To be the premier credentialing body for health education specialists Promote professional development Strengthen professional preparation and practice Support and promote the profession Strategic Plan Priority I Strategic Plan Priority II Strategic Plan Priority III Strategic Plan Priority IV Certify health education specialists Mission Statement: To enhance the professional practice of Health Education by promoting and sustaining a credentialed body of Health Education Specialists. To meet this Mission, NCHEC certifies health education specialists, promotes professional development, and strengthens professional preparation and practice.
Area of Responsibility/ Domains USKoreaGalway Consensus Conf. I. Assess Needs, Assets, and Capacity for Health Education II. Planning, Implementation and Evaluation of health education program I. Catalyzing change II. Plan Health Education II. Planning, Implementation and Evaluation of health education program II. Leadership III. Implement Health Education III. Development of health education methods and materials III. Assessment IV. Conduct Evaluation and Research Related to Health Education IV. Management of health education program IV. Planning V. Administer and Manage Health Education V. Environmental support for healthy life V. Implementation VI. Serve as a Health Education Resource Person VI. Management of health information VI. Evaluation VII. Communicate and Advocate for Health and Health Education IV. Research for health education and promotion VII. Advocacy VIII. Partnerships
Benefits of Certification Establishes national standard Attests to individuals knowledge and skills Assists employers in identifying qualified practitioners Sense of pride and accomplishment Promotes continued professional development