Health Promotion Programs

Health Promotion Programs


  • Author: Carl I. Fertman, Diane D. Allensworth & Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE)
  • Release Date : 2016-10-17
  • Genre: Medical
  • File Size: 8496413 Bytes


Comprehensive coverage, real-world issues, and a focus on the practical aspects of health promotion Health Promotion Programs combines theory and practice to deliver a comprehensive introduction to the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health promotion programs. Presenting an overview of best practices from schools, health care organizations, workplaces, and communities, this book offers clear, practical guidance with an emphasis on hands-on learning. This new second edition has been updated to include discussion on today's important issues, including health equity, the Affordable Care Act, big data, E-health, funding, legislation, financing, and more. New coverage includes programs for underserved priority populations at a geographically-d...

Planning Health Promotion Programs

Planning Health Promotion Programs


  • Author: L. Kay Bartholomew Eldredge, Christine M. Markham, Robert A. C. Ruiter, Maria E. Fernandez, Gerjo Kok & Guy S. Parcel
  • Release Date : 2016-01-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • File Size: 9562656 Bytes


The Intervention Mapping bible, updated with new theory, trends, and cases Planning Health Promotion Programs is the "bible" of the field, guiding students and practitioners through the planning process from a highly practical perspective. Using an original framework called Intervention Mapping, this book presents a series of steps, tasks, and processes that help you develop effective health promotion and education programs using a variety of approaches. As no single model can accurately predict all health behavior or environmental changes, this book shows you how to choose useful theories and integrate constructs from multiple theories to describe health problems and develop appropriate promotion and education solutions. This new fourth edition has ...