Community and Public Health Nursing Reflection
Write a 700- to 1,050-word reflection of the community assessment in which you address the following:
•Explain the role of community and public health nursing and community partnerships as they apply to the participating family’s community.
•Address the influence of cultural diversity and vulnerable populations as they apply to the participating family’s community.
•Explore the epidemiological influences within the participating family’s community.
Select one Healthy People 2020 LHI that relates to your participating family’s community.
•Develop 3 community nursing diagnoses that relate to the participating family’s community, based on the Community Assessment and Windshield Survey.
•Identify 2 potential nursing interventions for each diagnosis (identified above) that could have a positive effect on the selected LHI.
•Describe a community health partnership that could positively influence the selected LHI.
•Describe how nurses can advocate for communities and involve the communities in change.
Note. Remove all personally identifying information such as the family members’ names. Refer to family members by initials only.
Format your reflection consistent with APA guidelines.
OK THIS ASSIGNMENT HAS 2 PARTS TO IT. IN ORDER TO WRITE THE ABOVE PAPER, YOU MUST FIRST COMPLETE THE RESEARCH WITH THE CRITERIA BELOW……….. (YOU MAY PERFORM AND INTERNET SEARCH USING THE ZIP CODE 33157, IN MIAMI, FL TO CONDUCT THE SEARCH.
Examine 4–6 community and public health agencies in your community such as the following:
•Local health department, medical center, clinic, or hospital
•Community health agencies
•Public and private social service agencies
Conduct phone calls, interviews, and Internet research to evaluate the services provided by these agencies. Review the following:
•Any community partnerships, coalitions, or planning groups
•The main health services and resources provided by each agency
•Each agency’s goals for achieving a healthy community
•How the agency addresses primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention
•How each agency meets the health needs of vulnerable populations within the community
•To what degree each agency reflects local cultural diversity
•Any gaps in services, funding, or staff
•How effective each agency is at meeting its goals
•How the agencies interact
•How your participating family might use the services of these agencies
THE 4 COMMUNITY OR PUBLIC HEATH AGENCIES ASSIGNED TO ME WERE THE FOLLOWING IN THE ZIP CODE 33157,
– JACKSON MEMORIAL PERDUE MEDICAL CENTER (LONG TERM CARE FACILITY). MIAMI, FL.
-CHI (COMMUNITY HEALTH OF SOUTH FLORIDA, INC) MIAMI, FL.
-Nicklaus Children’s Hospital PALMETTO BAY OUTPATIENT CENTER. MIAMI, FL