Health Promotion, Week 3 Notes
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9/14/2016 HP Exam 1 | Evernote Web HP- Exam 1 Quizlet: Book Notes Chapter One Objectives Explain the relationship among good health behavior, health education, and health promotion.: The individuals best qualified to plan health promotion programs are health educators. Explain the difference between health education and health promotion.: Health professionals are now faced with providing the public with the information. (However, obtaining good information does not mean that those who receive it will make healthy decisions and then act on those decisions.) Good health education and health promotion programs are needed to assist people in reducing their health risks in order to obtain and maintain good health. Write your own definition of health education.: learning experiences designed to help individuals and communities improve their health, by increasing their knowledge or influencing their attitudes. Explain the role of the health educator as defined by the Role Delineation Project.: Area I: Assess Needs, Resources and Capacity for Health Education/Promotion Area II: Plan Health Education/Promotion Area III: Implement Health Education/Promotion Area IV: Conduct Evaluation and Research Related to Health Education/Promotion Area V: Administer and Manage Health Education/Promotion Area VI: Serve as a Health Education/Promotion Resource Person Area VII.Communicate, Promote, and Advocate for Health, Health Education/Promotion, and the Profession CLASS NOTES Important Acronyms to Know MRFIT: Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial REACH: Racial and Ethical Approaches to Community Health https://www.evernote.com/Home.action#n=130b013815bd4b218649b228cf4aefd1&b=6f3dc4301/3a43b880a3934b9ddbac96&ses=4&sh=1&sds=5& 9/14/2016 HP Exam 1 | Evernote Web AAHE: American Associaation for Health Education ACHA: American College Health Association APHA: American Public Health Association ASHA: America School Health Association CEPH: Council on Education for Public Health CHES: Certified Health Education Specialist SCAAHE: South Carolina Association for the Advancement of Health Education SCAHPERD: South Carolina Alliance for Health Physical Education Recreation and Dance SHAPE America: Society of Heakth and Physical Educators SOPHE: Sociey for Public Health Education HRA: Health Risk Assessment Health Disparities Life expectancy for women: 81.2 Health expectancy for men: 76.4 Who is more susceptible for alzheimer's?: women Lower income and education associated with: heart disease, diabetes, obesity, low birth weight, higher blood lead levels ADA: prevents discrimination in: employment, transportation, govt activity, communications, public accommodations (WHP) The Case for Worksite Health Promotion Benefits of WHP: Employee health care cost is reduced Attract and retain good employees Improve moral Employees work longer and better https://www.evernote.com/Home.action#n=130b013815bd4b218649b228cf4aefd1&b=6f3dc430d36a432/380a3934b9ddbac96&ses=4&sh=1&sds=5& 9/14/2016 HP Exam 1 | Evernote Web Leading causes of death: Heart Disease, Cancer, Respiratory Disease, Accidents, Stroke, Alzheimer's, Diabetes, Pneumonia/Influenza Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, Quaternary 3 Levels of Impact in (WHP) Awareness Behavior Change ***You have to cause the behavior change to happen. ***Behavior change happens overtime, not instantly. Supportive Environment Assess Assess population to find out what they want. Know the culture of the population. Know demographics and health issues related to the population. How to assess the needs?: surveys https://www.evernote.com/Home.action#n=130b013815bd4b218649b228cf4aefd1&b=6f3dc430d36a43b83/3a3934b9ddbac96&ses=4&sh=1&sds=5&