Tailoring Health Communications: Insights for Public Health Nursing

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Course Description
Dr. Ken Resnicow discusses how to tailor health communication messages to impact health outcomes. His presentation is followed by a nurse reactor panel drawn from the practice and academic communities. Panel members address application of the concepts discussed by Resnicow to their areas of nursing practice. A moderated question and answer session concludes the event. 
This course is provided by Michigan Public Health Training Center and will require a secondary login and/or registration.  Click the LAUNCH button below to start or be taken to the course.
Target Audience
Community health nursing students, staff and faculty, public health professionals from local and state public health departments and community based organizations, faculty, staff and students from public health, and nursing, and others, and anyone else with an interest in the topic
Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
  1. Identify promising practices in the use of health communications to reach vulnerable populations.

  2. Discuss improved health outcomes as a result of tailored health communication messages.

  3. Describe innovative health communication related applications in public/community health practice.

  4. Discuss practical nursing related applications.

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
None listed
Professional/Disciplinary Competencies
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Credit /CEU
  • 1.4 Nursing contact hours (CNE)
  • 1.5 Continuing Health Education credits (CHES)
1.5 hrs.
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