PHN600 2023 January Week 3 Discussion (dq1+dq2) Latest
PHN600 Foundations of Public Health Nursing
Week 3 Discussion
DQ1 Select a setting you would like to practice in as a public health nurse. What about it interests you? Discuss the population that is served. Explain in detail two primary health needs and barriers the population may face in obtaining access to necessary health promotion and disease prevention interventions. What are the public health nurses' roles, responsibilities, and scope of practice in that setting in assisting the population in overcoming those barriers?
DQ2 Discuss the public health nurse’s unique role as advocate for the public health needs of the community. Consider factors such as policy, laws, regulation, and leadership in your response.