I would like to post a statement of ethics in the lobby of our headquarters, either that of SOPHE or AAHE. Obtain copies of the SOPHE Code of Ethics and the AAHE Code of Ethics. The respective organizations can provide them for you. Please examine the historical achievements of these organizations and their efforts to create a code of ethics. Compare them to the Code of Ethics for the Health Education Profession. Based on your findings, I will determine which Code we will post.
P.S. Read the article – “The Development of a Unified Code of Ethics for the Health Education Profession.”
What are your thoughts?
the second assignment
The epidemiological and needs assessments provide critical information about communities, their health status and cumulative needs. After completing the reading for both Unit 2, you should be able to discuss how you would complete both assessments within your own community. For the epidemiological assessment, use health department data, vital statistics, etc. to determine the leading causes of morbidity and mortality within your community [county] (as health department data will be listed by county). Be sure to consider and discuss results by age group, gender and socioeconomic status. For the needs assessment, using the same data, determine the community’s greatest needs and explain how these needs connect to future health promotion efforts.
Present your assignment as a 3-4 page Microsoft Word document. Please include APA-style formatted references in the body of the paper and as a reference list. Upload the document to appropriate Unit dropbox by the due date. ps. you can use Baltimore county