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COVID-19: Credible Health Information, Hoaxes and the Media



Full course description

Credible Health Information, Hoaxes and the Media is a 15-minute online short course that will give you some tools for leveraging the trust the public places in nurses and other health care workers to relay credible health information to your patients and their families during a health crisis.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Participants will recognize that the people choose media that fit their views, presenting a challenge for reaching some with credible information during a health crisis.
  2. Participants will review and interpret communication research that offers best practices and recommendations for communicating credible information with the public during a health crisis.
  3. Participants will be prepared to create a multichannel communication strategy for disseminating credible information and for combating hoaxes.

Course Information

  • Delivery Method: OnDemand
  • Cost: Free
  • CEs: None

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