Health sciences and medicine

Critically consider the application of theory for health communication to the nhs employers flu fighters campaign Write a 3000 word essay that critically assesses the theory and evidence basis for the specific method of health promotion used as part of the nhs employers flu fighters campaign include rationale for your choice of methods and health topic critically discuss the application of relevant communication principles and theories for the chosen health promotion method for health education critical assessment of the role of psychological theory in communication to effect bahaviour change within the target group. appropriate use of relevant literature and evidence based suppport of the discussion harvard reference consider needs of the target group, communication needs, literacy skills of the target group. Justify/rationale for the choice. communication +psychological theory i.e health belief model and one other model should be used. include beahviour change barriers to communication, mass media, social marketing journals to look at health communication journal of health communication communication in health care health education research health education journal health promotion international health promotion practice www,who.int www.leeds.nhs.uk/phrc www.ids.ac.uk/sourcesearch/cf/keylist.cfm?topic=az&search=QL_TFD0 Andreason,A.R (2006) Social marketing in the 21st century. London, sage. Berry, D. (2007) Health communication,Theory and practice.Berkshire.Open university Press. Corcoran,N (2007) communicating Health: strategies for Health promotion. London. Cororan, N. (2011) working on health communication. London, Sage. Diclemente,R.J., Salazr, L.F. & Cosby, R.A. (2013) Health behaviour Theoryfor Public Health: principles, foundations and Applications. Burlington, MA, Jones & Bartlett learning. Dixey,R (Ed) (2013) Health promotion: Global principles and Practice. CABI Edberg,M (2015) Essentials of Health Behavior: Social and Behavioral theory in Public Health. Burlington, MA, Jones & Bartlett learning. French, J. (2010) Social marketing and public health: theory and practice. Oxford, oxford University Press. Gill, R . (2006) theory and practice of leadership. London, Sage publications. green, J. and tones, K. (2010) Health Promotion: Planing and Strategies. London, Sage. Hayden, J (2014) Introducing health Behaviour. 2nd Ed. Burlington, MA, Jones & Bartlett learning. Hubley, J. Copeman, J. and Woodhall, J (2013) practical health Promotion 2nd Ed Cambridge, polity Press. kiger, A. (2004) Teaching for Health 3rd Ed edinburg, ChurchillLlivingstone. Marks, D.F., Murray, M., Evans, E., Willig, C., Woodhall, C. and Sykes, C. (2005) health psychology: research and practice 2nd Ed London, Sage. Upton,D & Thirlaway,K. (2014) Promoting Healthy Behaviour: A Practical Guide. 2nd Ed London Routledge. Wright, K.B., Sparks, L. & O’Hair, D.H. (2008) Health Communication in the 21st Century. Oxford, Blackwell Publishing.