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Public Health Communication Interventions

Values and Ethical Dilemmas

by Nurit Guttman

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication Studies,
  • Health systems & services,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health Care Issues,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Social values,
  • Medical ethics,
  • Communication,
  • Public Health,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Communication,
  • Communication in public health,
  • Health behavior

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9727607M
    ISBN 100761902597
    ISBN 109780761902591

    munity organizations can initiate interventions that alter the environment. Some reformers combine community organizing and media publicity to advance healthy public policies via media advocacy. The media advocacy approach seeks to frame public health issues to emphasize policy-related environmental solutions rather than the. Behavior change, in context of public health, refers to efforts put in place to change people's personal habits and attitudes, to prevent disease. Behavior change in public health is also known as social and behavior change communication (SBCC). More and more, efforts focus on prevention of disease to save healthcare care costs. This is particularly important in low and .

    Information from physicians, community leaders, public health officials, and patients are all-important for determining the overall effectiveness of interventions. The preceding chapters review contemporary research on health and behavior from the broad perspectives of the biological, behavioral, and social sciences. Introduction. Public libraries in the United States are civic institutions that perform critical functions extending far ‘beyond books’. 1 However, policy makers and public health practitioners rarely consider libraries to be community-level resources that can advance population health or address health disparities, despite several characteristics that could render them highly .

    topic should be addressed by interventions influencing 2 or more levels. Public Health Strategies This table presents examples of public health strategies that may be used to address the following health topics: physical activity, nutrition, healthy weight, tobacco use and exposure, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, diabetes, and oral health. Making Health Communication Programs Work (The Pink Book). Developed by the National Cancer Institute (p. ), Title: Healthy People Tool (Implement): Communication Plan Template Author: Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office of Public Health and Science, Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and.


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The ethical dimensions of health communicators’ interventions and campaigns are brought into question in this thought-provoking book. Examining the efforts to effect behavior change, the author questions how far health communication can and should go in changing people’s values.

Nurit Guttman, Ph.D. is Chair of the Department of Communication at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Tel Aviv University, research focuses on employing participatory approaches to social marketing, ethics in health communication interventions, disseminating rights information to the public, in particular to minority populations, involving citizens in policy Cited by: The ethical dimensions of health communicators' interventions and campaigns are brought into question in this thought-provoking book.

Examining the efforts to effect behavior change, the author questions how far health communication can and should go in changing people's values. Policy interventions lead to regulatory, legislative, or organizational rulings that supports improvements in the public’s health.

For example, your coalition might be successful in advocating for city funding for bike lanes. Communication interventions inform and influence individual and community decisions about behavior that enhances health.

The book also includes complementary analytic chapters which provide a meta-analysis of published results, some approaches to developing communication interventions, and alternative methods for evaluation of public health communication projects.

Health communication is the study and use of communication strategies to inform and influence individual and community decisions that enhance health. Health communication considers a variety of channels to deliver its targeted or tailored messages to specific segments among varied audiences, including individuals, communities, health professionals, special groups, and decision makers.

Health. A publication from the National Cancer Institute (also called the Pink Book), a revision of the original guide offering planning steps for health communications programs.

Healthy People Health Communication and Health Information Technology Public Health Communication Interventions book, objectives, and interventions and resources from the US Department of Health and.

For many public health topics covered in The Community Guide, the CPSTF recommends supplementing interventions with health communication activities. Stories in The Community Guide in Action series show what some of these health communication efforts look like.

z In rural South Carolina, for instance, a combination of a small media campaign and. Program evaluation is an essential organizational practice in public health. At CDC, program evaluation supports our agency priorities.

When programs conduct strong, practical evaluations on a routine basis, the findings are better positioned to inform their management and improve program effectiveness. Public health experience has demonstrated that interventions con-ducted on multiple levels of the model are more effective than those focusing solely on one level.

Table 2–1 shows some of the ways that the CDC used health communication to sup-port interventions directed at the different levels of the eco-logical model. Now in its second edition, Health Communication: From Theory to Practice provides a comprehensive introduction to theory, intervention design, current issues, and special topics in health communication.

The book also represents a hands-on guide to program development, implementation, and evaluation. This second edition further emphasizes the Reviews:   Whether social media can effectively communicate messages to better facilitate public health interventions requires investigation [17,18].

To date, literature on the effectiveness of social media to communicate public health messages is sparse but emerging, as evidenced by recent publications [ 19 ]. Public Health Communication Interventions.

Values and Ethical Dilemmas. Nurit Guttman - Tel Aviv University, Israel; Other Titles in: Health Communication The platform allows researchers to cross-search and seamlessly access a wide breadth of must-have SAGE book and reference content from one source.

Health Communication: Strategies and Skills for a New Era provides a practical process model for developing a health communication intervention. The book also explores exposure to media and how it shapes our conceptions of health and illness. lic health management.

Public health organizations must continually improve upon the standards of evidence used in the evaluation of public health so that results can inform managerial and policy decision making.

As public health interventions become more integrated within the community, collaboration in evaluation efforts is a growing imperative.

Now in its second edition, Health Communication: From Theory to Practice provides a comprehensive introduction to theory, intervention design, current issues, and special topics in health communication. The book also represents a hands-on guide to program development, implementation, and evaluation.

This second edition further emphasizes the importance of a. Designed for master’s level study, Health Communication will prepare new graduates for any entry level position in public health policy/advocacy, health communication, health promotion, social marketing, or community health education.

Filled with practical examples, the book is also a valuable resource for those preparing for the CPH or CHES exams.

An official journal of the The Royal Society for Public Health and a sister journal of Public Health in Practice. Public Health is an international, multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal.

It publishes original papers, reviews and short reports on all aspects of the science, philosophy, and practice of public health. It is aimed at all public health practitioners and researchers and those. The “SMART Objectives Template” can guide you through the steps needed to define goals and SMART objectives.

Innovation Tracking The CoP environment is proving to be a fertile one for generating new ideas and products, improving existing ones, and disseminating what is learned to improve the practice of public health. Mass-reach health communication interventions target large audiences through television and radio broadcasts, print media (e.g., newspaper), out-of-home placements (e.g., billboards, movie theaters, point-of-sale), and digital media to change knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors affecting tobacco use.

health communication interventions – the need to conduct extensive formative evaluation, audience needs assessment and message pretesting – is the direct offshoot of this understanding. Use of these health communica-tion principles in public health presents challenges.

First, the evaluation of communication interventions, especially. Welcome to CDC’s Health Communication Gateway. This is a one-stop shop for health communicators. Whether you work in public health at a federal level, a state or local level, or in the healthcare arena, we will ensure you have the best we have to offer.

Subscribe to our listserv to receive new ideas shared by thought leaders.Types of paper The types of papers that may be considered for inclusion are: 1) Original research, including evaluations of public health interventions or programmes, and public health practice original work on audit, workforce or resource development (see section ); 2) Short communications (see section ) and; 3) Review papers, which.