Sample Nursing Assignment on CHA Group ePoster Value: 100 points

Week 7 Discussion 2: CHA Group ePoster
Value: 100 points

Due: To facilitate scholarly discourse, create your initial post by Day 3, and reply to at least two of your classmates, on two separate days, by Day 7.

Grading Category: Community Health Assessment – Group

Initial Post
With your group, choose the health issue/client/population.

Assessment: Divide up the assessment pieces. Take note of strengths and areas that need improvement. Focus on your identified community health assessment topic.
Review the literature on your selected topic. (What does the literature show as interventions, etc.?)
Windshield survey
Interviews with key informants (if available)
Gather population data: Epidemiological data
Census statistics
Morbidity / mortality
Cultural diversity/ethnicity
Beliefs
Housing
Transportation
Economics
Protective systems (police/fire/ambulance/court)
Food supply systems
Educational systems
Communication systems
Analyze Data
What is good; what needs to change?
Where are interventions needed?
What are the nursing diagnoses?
What is your goal(s)?
Goal Planning:
List goals with identified intervention.
Go into the research and see what has been done before, what validates your findings, and what nursing has accomplished.
Create/Identify interventions:
Primary
Secondary
Tertiary
Create a group ePoster using the template provided.