A health education assessment is one which analyses the quality of health education offered by the country’s institutions which are concerned with health and education citizens about healthcare. Such an assessment is extremely crucial to create awareness about health issues and also to create an environment of tolerance and support where stigma and superstition have no place. The reports of the health education assessment can be used in an extremely beneficial manner.
Sample Health Education Assessment:
Name of institution offering health education: AIIMA Institution of Health Services
Year of establishment: 1999
Nature of institution: AIIMA is both a medical college as well as a leading hospital in the country, specialising in oncology. It runs a two week course on health education, which is offered to participants on a first come first serve basis. The course is open to all and admission is free.
Advantages of the course:
- AIIMA’s health education course is one of a kind, and the first of its nature in the country. It offers knowledge about most of the common diseases plaguing us today like diabetes, obesity, cancer and AIDS.
- This course is believed to be one of the best in the world. It offers a comprehensive outline to students with easy diagrams, lectures and crash courses on practical methodology as well.
- Its easy availability and accessibility is one of its prime advantages.
Suggestions for improvement: The course can be expanded by about a week as it is an intensive course. Also, notices about its beginning must be made public so that citizens are aware of the commencement of the course.