A health promotion consultant, sometimes called a health educator, helps people improve their health and increase control over it. The role may vary from working with individuals to working as part of team to create policies and programs for health promotion.
Health promotion consultants work with a wide range of audiences including hospitals, schools, workplaces, neighborhoods, cultural communities and individuals. They can help educate on any number of health issues. They have an understanding of health and illness as well as health promotion theories and practice.