Webinar: Clear Communication during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Thursday, April 9, 2020
9:00 am | (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) | 1 Hour
Stacey Robison, MPH, MCHES
Eskarlethe Juarez, MPHc, CHES
Join us as we discuss the various ways health literacy may be impacting the response to COVID-19 and share practical tips for communicating clearly during a public health emergency. Also, hear about a COVID-19 resource page dedicated to providing effective communication material all in one location.
Describe at least 3 domains of health literacy and their potential impact on public response to COVID-19.
Identify at least 2 techniques to communicate clearly during a public health emergency.
Identify at least 1 best practice from the field of risk communication that can be used to improve the clarity of health messages.
Earn Continuing Education Hours
Sponsored by (Institute for Healthcare Advancement), a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc, this webinar is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive 1 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced-level continuing education contact hours available are 1.
Institute for Healthcare Advancement is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 11933, for 1.0 contact hour.
It is the responsibility of each professional licensee to understand what his or her state licensing board requires for license renewal, as well as what that licensing board identifies as acceptable continuing education. Please contact your board for verification if you are unsure of your continuing education requirements.
Participants are solely responsible for determining if the continuing education provided is recognized by the regulatory or certifying entity to whom they wish to submit evidence of continuing education completion.
About the speakers
Stacy Robison, MPH, MCHES
Stacy Robison, MPH, President of CommunicateHealth, Inc. started the business at age 30 in her attic. 11 years later, CommunicateHealth has more than 90 employees and an impressive roster of government and private sector clients. Stacy has been a key player in the field of health literacy for the past decade, focusing on digital health literacy and public health.
Eskarlethe Juarez, MPHc, CHES
Eskarlethe Juarez is a Health Education Associate at the Institute for Healthcare Advancement (IHA). Currently, she is pursuing her Masters of Public Health degree at the California State University, Northridge. She holds a B.S. degree in Health Science with a concentration in Community Health. She is also a Certified Health Education Specialist from the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing. For Ms. Juarez, improving others’ health status is not just an exercise in health science, it is a mission.