Category: fact sheet

Health Education Specialists: Addressing Climate’s Impact on Health

Health Education Specialists: Addressing Climate’s Impact on Health The health education workforce is essential to educating the public about the health impact of climate change and working to decrease the impact of harmful climate changes on the environment, especially for vulnerable populations. Fact sheet.

Complementary roles and training of health education specialists & community health workers

Health education specialists and community health workers are valuable occupations that improve the health of individuals and communities. These occupations have complementary roles in addressing health care demands and strengthening individual and community capacity through patient and community education, patient navigation, referrals, social support, advocacy and other activities. Although their…