Advocate for Health: Build on the Progress of the Affordable Care Act (10.0 CECH/CPE hours, includes 8.0 MCHES/advance hours, $32.50). Learn about the history of health care legislation, recent GOP repeal and replace proposals, supporters and opposers to ACA and GOP plans, recommendations and advocacy techniques. Practice applying critical and strategic thinking to project the impact of laws and policies, and influence decision-makers.
Prevent Gun Violence: Use the Public Health Approach & Evidence-Based Strategies (14.0 CECH/CPE hours, includes 6.0 MCHES/advanced, $35). Learn about the strategies implemented, how to determine and find evidence-based strategies to implement, Supreme Court decisions on permissible gun laws, and allies and opponents. Additional 2.5 free CEU hours may be available from CDC VetoViolence.
Leading Health Indicators (8.0 CECH/hours, includes 4.0 advanced, $30) Covers the smaller set of Healthy People 2020 objectives selected to communicate high-priority health issues and actions to address them.
The National Prevention Strategy (7 CECH/hours, 2 advanced, $30) The health care reform laws estalished an unprecedented opportunity to shift the nation from a focus on sickness and disease to one based on wellness and prevention with public and private partnerships and evidence-based actions.
Implement Healthy People 2020 (10.5 CECH/hours, 7 advanced, $30, comprehensively covers the recently launched Healthy People 2020 materials to understand, implement and marketing Healthy People 2020
Six companion courses to the Implement Healthy People 2020 course ($5 of each course fee goes to the Community Tool Box)
- Using MAP-IT to Mobilize for Healthy People 2020 (9 CECH/hours, includes 2 advanced, $30)
- Using MAP-IT to Assess for Healthy People 2020 (8 CECH/hours, includes 3 advanced hours, $30)
- Using MAP-IT to Plan for Healthy People 2020 (7.5 CECH/hours, includes 4 advanced hours, $30)
- Using MAP-IT to Implement (Part 1) for Healthy People 2020 - Obtaining Support and Implementing Initiatives (9 CECH/hours, 3.5 advanced hours, $30)
- Using MAP-IT to Implement (Part 2) for Healthy People 2020 - Manage Human and Fiscal Resources (10 CECH/hours, 6.5 advanced hours, $30)
- Using MAP-IT to Track Healthy People 2020 (8.5 CECH/hours, 3 advanced hours, coming soon, $30)
- Additional Healthy People related courses
Health Reform II: the Final Bills Signed into Law (7.0 CECH/hours, 3 advanced hours, $25)
Social Marketing: Health Promotion Planning Using the Social Marketing Approach (10.5 CECH, includes 4.5 advanced hours, $30)
The New Government Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans (6.0 CECH/hours, 3 advanced hours, $25)
Social Marketing Overview (2.0 CECH/hours, 1 advanced hour, $10)
Health Marketing: Commercial Marketing Strategies to Improve Health (5.0 CECH/hours, 2.5 advanced, $25)
Become a Very Good Health Education Resource Person on Health Reform (covers history of health reform and bills leading up to the final passed bills) (5.0 CECH/hours, 2.5 advanced, $19.99)
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NCHEC Participant Course Evaluation Summary (PDF, from social marketing self-study course)
Overall Quality of Course: 4.4 to 4.8 (1 = Very Poor, 5 = Excellent)
Continuing Education Self-study Courses with +/- 0.5 hours of reading assignments per total course units often with and audio files (mp3). Hours were determined using average reading speeds of 250 words per minute. Take TF, multiple choice and short answer post-tests and pass with score of ≥70%.