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How to Create an Exceptional Health Education Resume

Creating a resume can be stressful, but not to worry! This blog post will discuss tips and tricks on how to create an exceptional health education resume. But first, let’s take a look at who are health educators and what they do. Who are Health Educators and What Do They Do?  Health Educators, also known as Health Education Specialists, are defined as professionals who provide and manage health education programs that help individuals, families, and their communiti... Read More

Utilizing Informational Interviews to Augment Your Health Education Career Goals

Health education and promotion is a broad field, stretching across many different career sectors, from hospitals and healthcare clinics, to community organizations, non-profits, and insurance companies, and into many areas of local, state, and federal government. Health education specialists can wear many different hats and function under so many varying job titles. So as an emerging health education specialist, how do you know where you will fit in with your interests, skills, and abilities... Read More

Certification Spotlight: An Interview with Stephanie Hunter, CHES

NCHEC is extremely proud of the many health CHES® and MCHES® who serve as essential personnel in many different sectors across the US. Health Education Specialists have assumed critical roles in the identification, control, and assurance of the needs of individuals and communities. They advocate fiercely for public protection measures, and support many other critical health education and health behavior measures. As our nation continues to move forward in addressing and recovering ... Read More

Certification Spotlight: An Interview with David Brangan, CHES®

NCHEC is extremely proud of the many health CHES® and MCHES® who serve as essential personnel in many different sectors across the US. Health Education Specialists have assumed critical roles in the identification, control, and assurance of the needs of individuals and communities. They advocate fiercely for public protection measures, and support many other critical health education and health behavior measures. As our nation continues to move forward in addressing and recovering fro... Read More

Certification Spotlight: An Interview with Amy Moore, Certified Health Education Specialist

NCHEC is extremely proud of the many health CHES® and MCHES® who serve as essential personnel in many different sectors across the US. Health Education Specialists have assumed critical roles in the identification, control, and assurance of the needs of individuals and communities. They advocate fiercely for public protection measures, and support many other critical health education and health behavior measures. As our nation continues to move forward in addressing and recovering fro... Read More

Live Remote Proctoring Versus Test Centers for the CHES® Exam: Which is Right for You?

The CHES® and MCHES® certification exams are administered twice a year by a global organization, known as Prometric, which specializes in administering a computer-based secure and uniform testing process. Up until 2020, the only option for testing was to travel to a specific Prometric brick-and-mortar test center location. Once the COVID-19 pandemic entered the picture, NCHEC saw the need for providing a safe alternative to test from the comfort of home, and Live Remote Proctoring bec... Read More

The NCHEC 2022 Leadership Election is Now Open  

We want your participation in the process of determining the course of our organization's future leadership!  NCHEC is governed by an eleven-person Board of Commissioners and two seven-person and one eleven person Division Boards. Each division board addresses one of the three activities noted in NCHEC’s mission: certification, professional development and professional preparation. All directors and commissioners are elected volunteers and are active credential ... Read More
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