DQ 2 (W1)
Select a public health problem or health issue and describe communication channels, vehicles, and platforms used to deliver messages related to that problem or issue. What are the limitations of health communication with regard to this problem or health issue?
– minimum of 250 words or more
– strong academic writing / APA style (please use in-text citing and References at end )
– must be scholarly articles only no older than 5 years or website that is gov/ org. no blogs
– please be original writing ( will check for plagiarism ) and must answer all parts of question for full credit.
STUDY MATERIAL: CAN USE MATERIALS PROVIDED OR USE WITH OTHER READING FOUND.
Read “Public Health Professionals Urgently Need to Develop More Effective Communications Strategies,” by Grant, from American Journal of Public Health (2017).
Read “Public Health Communications: Lessons Learned From the Affordable Care Act,” by Parekh, from American Journal of Public Health (2017).
Read “Why Health Communication Is Important in Public Health,” by Rimal and Lapinski, from Bulletin of the World Health Organization (2009).
Explore the Gateway to Health Communication and Social Marketing Practice page of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website.
Explore the Gateway to Health Communication and Social Marketing Practice – Health Communication Basics page of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website.
Read the information under all the tabs on the Health Communication and Health Information Technology page of the Healthy People website.