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NCHEC Ambassadors 2016-2017: Thank you for your Service

In 2016, the Division Board for Professional Preparation and Practice (DBPPP) launched the NCHEC Ambassador program to facilitate communication between university health education programs and the NCHEC organization. During the 2016-2017 academic year, the participating Ambassadors worked to promote the value of certification as a CHES® or MCHES®, and the importance of credentialing to the profession.  These Ambassadors have played a vital role in supplying students in their depa... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 17 December 2017

2017 NCHEC Video Contest - Winner Announced!

Congratulations to Christen Jackson, CHES®, NCHEC's Video Contest Winner 2017! What do the words creativity, enthusiasm, and passion for health education bring to mind?  Contest winner Christen Jackson's submission has it all.  Her winning video earned her a $100 Amazon gift card as well as print/online publication and quite a bit of appreciation from the NCHEC organization!  Entries were judged by the NCHEC Marketing Committee based on creativity, c... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 24 October 2017

Dr. Helen P. Cleary: Leader, Visionary, Mentor

In Memory of Dr. Helen P. Cleary, MPH, D.Sc., CHES® (1920-2016)   Written by: Alyson Taub, EdD, MCHES® Professor Emerita of Health Education, New York University First Executive Director, NCHEC   Dr. Helen Cleary, the driving force in the establishment of the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC), died peacefully at home at the age of 96 on November 5, 2016.  Due to her important role in spearheading certification, she received the f... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 09 May 2017

CHES®/MCHES® Appreciation Breakfast Highlights SOPHE 2017

The 2nd Annual NCHEC Appreciation Breakfast for CHES® and MCHES® was held on March 30th during the 2017 SOPHE “Scaling New Heights” Conference in Denver, Colorado.  The event celebrated the ever-growing national community of certified individuals in an effort to enhance networking opportunities for the profession of health education and included a complimentary breakfast and giveaways for the near-150 CHES® and MCHES® registered. The NCHEC Board of Commission... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 13 April 2017

The NCHEC Winter 2017 Bulletin is here!

Catch up on the latest edition of NCHEC News - Winter Bulletin 2017.   Read our 2016 winning essay contest entry, view our Leadership News, and catch articles on the value of certification, liability insurance for health professionals, as well as spotlights on the latest from employers of CHES and MCHES and other certified individuals in the field! Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 17 January 2017

NCHEC E-News October 2016

Read the PDF version of our monthly E-News here. Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 14 October 2016

New Webinar for CHES & MCHES - Part 2

NEW Webinar for Mid-Cycle CHES & MCHES Archived Webinar Available Now Click Here to Access Webinar   FREE Continuing Education Credit for participation in the seminar.  Email admin@nchec.org for more information.             Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 18 July 2016

It's a Record-Breaking Exam Year!

NCHEC WELCOMED MORE THAN 600 CHES AND MCHES CERTIFICANTS IN OCTOBER 2015 Most recent exam administration represents record number of registrants Press release - January 22, 2016 The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC), the only accredited certifying organization for health education specialists, announced that 657 health education specialists passed NCHEC’s certification exams and earned their credentials during the October 17, 2015 administration. In total,... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 22 January 2016

New for 2016! eBook Format for Textbooks

New for 2016! eBook Format for NCHEC Publications     You asked for digital format… so here it is!   The Health Education Specialist: A Companion Guide for Professional Excellence 7th edition, and A Competency-Based Framework for Health Educators, as now released in eBook format (new editions only).    The eBook version offers students, faculty, and industry professionals the opportunity to utilize NCHEC study materials on whatever device they choose &nda... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at 21 December 2015

NCHEC 2015 Annual Report

Written by: Melissa Opp, MPH, MCHES – NCHEC Deputy Executive Director    The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC), overseen by the NCHEC Board of Commissioners, continues to meet the organization’s mission to enhance the professional practice of Health Education by promoting and sustaining a credentialed body of Health Education Specialists.  NCHEC strives for continued recognition as the premier credentialing organization with a commitme... Read More
Posted by Melissa Opp at 14 December 2015

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