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Health Education-Health Promotion Definitions Health Education: any combination of planned learning experiences based on sound theories that provide individuals groups and communities the opportunity to acquire information and the skills needed to make quality health decisions. Health Educator: a professionally prepared individual who serves in a variety of roles is specially trained to use appropriate educational strategies and methods to facilitate the development of policies, procedures, interventions, and systems conducive to the health of individuals, groups
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Unformatted text preview: and communities. Green Definition of Health Education: any planned combinations of learning experiences that are designed to predispose, reinforce and enable voluntary behavior conducive to health in individuals, groups and communities. Health Promotion Definition: any planned combination of educational, political, environmental, regulatory, or organizational mechanisms that support actions and conditions of living conducive to the health of individuals, groups, and communities....
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This note was uploaded on 10/23/2011 for the course PUBLIC HEA 232 taught by Professor Berger during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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