Dec.14, 2015 – Allentown, PA –Strategic Wellness Consultants Sarah Engler, MCHES, of Populytics, Inc., recently obtained her Master Certified Health Education Specialist certification through the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC), a national accrediting organization for health educators. The MCHES designation verifies advanced competency in planning, management, strategy, evaluation, and demonstrated leadership in health education and for the community.
Individuals obtaining MCHES are required to meet a minimum of five years of health education experience and successfully pass a comprehensive exam. The MCHES exam has met national standards in credentialing and has been accredited by the National Commission of Certified Agencies since 2013.
Populytics is a population health management and advanced analytics firm located in Allentown. Among Populytics’ offerings are BeneFIT Corporate WellnessSM, a leading innovator in workplace wellness providing customized services to develop cultures that encourage healthy lifestyles.
“This advanced level credential each achieved is not only a testament to their level of education and experience, but a commitment to the field of Health Education,” said Kristin Behler, Manager of Health and Wellness for Populytics’ BeneFIT Corporate Wellness services.
In her role as Strategic Wellness Consultants, Engler designs, plans, implements and evaluates corporate wellness initiatives for BeneFIT Corporate Wellness’ business clients.
Engler received her Bachelor of Science degree in Community Health Education from East Stroudsburg University.
Populytics, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lehigh Valley Health Network, is a population health management and analytics firm that facilitates the movement toward value-based care. Claims and clinical data are collected and aggregated via advanced analytics tools to provide actionable information. Services include population health analytics, health benefits administration and consulting, clinical care coordination, and BeneFIT Corporate WellnessSM solutions.