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Health Education Careers Part IV: An Interview with Deniece Chevannes, MCHES®

In celebration of National Health Education Week, we are interviewing four accomplished CHES® and MCHES® in varying career sectors across the country.  Today, we are chatting with Deniece Chevannes, MPH, MCHES®, Director of Health Promotion & Evaluation at Hemophilia of Georgia. NCHEC: How did you become a Director of Health Promotion & Evaluation? Deniece:  I like to say that health education found me. My bachelor’s degree is in Spanish and I started... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Thursday, October 24, 2019
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Health Education Careers (Part II): An interview with Chase Messersmith, CHES®

In celebration of National Health Education Week, we are interviewing four accomplished CHES® and MCHES® in varying career sectors across the country.  Today, we are chatting with CHES® Chase Messersmith, Community Health Educator with Community Health Network, Indiana.    NCHEC: How did you become a Community Health Educator? Chase: I graduated from Purdue University with a BS in Public Health Promotion and a minor in organizational leadership... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Wednesday, October 23, 2019
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Employer Guest Spotlight: Army Wellness Centers

Written by: Todd Hoover, EP-C, CHES® |  Division Chief, Army Wellness Center Operations, Army Public Health Center   The Army Wellness Center (AWC) program was established to provide an effective and evidenced based delivery platform for enhancing the health and wellness of the population.   Every AWC team member is highly trained and proficient in health coaching, physical fitness improvement, behavior modification, and health education delivery.  The... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Tuesday, August 27, 2019
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New CHES® and MCHES® Video Release

The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC), is pleased to announce the release of the newly filmed 2017 video on the value of CHES® and MCHES® certification!  Filmed at the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) annual conference in March of 2017, the video features Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES®) and Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES®) practitioners from a variety of work settings. Video... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Tuesday, June 6, 2017
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Community Health Improvement Week 2017 - Profiles

It’s #CHIweek! From June 4 – 10, 2017 we will nationally celebrate the value of community health professionals for their dedication to passionately improving the health of the communities that they serve. The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing would like to recognize our CHES® and MCHES®-certified individuals practicing in the field of community and population health.  These certifications are essential tools in effective community benefits programs... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Thursday, June 1, 2017
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