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Everything You Should Know About Health Education Specialists

Whether you’re interested in a career in healthcare education and promotion, or just want to learn more about how this field fits into the healthcare industry, we’re here to fill you in on everything you should know about Health Education Specialists.  What are Health Education Specialists? Health Education Specialists work with individuals, families, communities, and organizations to create and oversee programs that promote health and well-being. They also facilitate the d... Read More
Posted by Misozi Houston at 27 January 2023

Executive Director Announces Retirement

Linda Lysoby, Executive Director of the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC), after more than 20 years of service, has announced her retirement anticipated on January 31, 2023. Beginning in 2002, Lysoby brought her commitment to quality improvement leadership to the activities of this national organization which credentials Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES®) and Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES®). During her tenure at NCHE... Read More
at 18 January 2023

Important Update Regarding Renewal and Recertification Fees

Thank you, CHES® and MCHES® for selecting NCHEC as your health education certification body. We look forward to another year of growing our credentials and advancing the health education profession. Over the past year, NCHEC invested in technological services including enhanced security features and convenience options for CHES® and MCHES®. One of those features includes Single Sign-On, which allows users to log onto NCHEC Online, a community exclusively for CHES® and MCH... Read More
Posted by Misozi Houston at 13 January 2023

2022 Infographic Contest Winners Announced

NCHEC’s annual infographic contest gives our CHES®/MCHES® (and aspiring CHES®) an opportunity to display their creative talents.  NCHEC’s Marketing Committee, which both sponsors and judges the annual contest, has announced the winners of the 2022 Infographic Contest. Entries in two categories; certified and non-certified (student), were judged based on whether the design was compelling and sharable, clearly communicated an idea or concept, cited accurate resource... Read More
Posted by Misozi Houston at 11 January 2023

Updates to CHES® and MCHES® Exam Administration

NCHEC announced an update to the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES®) and Master Certification Health Education Specialist (MCHES®) examinations effective April 2023. To ensure fairness and security across both live remote-proctored and PSI test center examinations, the CHES® and MCHES® exams will be administered using a set of security protocols in alignment with accreditation standards recommended by one of our accrediting bodies, NCCA. This security policy will af... Read More
Posted by Misozi Houston at 04 January 2023

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