PHN600 2023 January Week 7 Discussion (dq1+dq2) Latest
PHN600 Foundations of Public Health Nursing
Week 7 Discussion
DQ1 Describe the efforts of the American Public Health Association in quality improvement in health care delivery and public health. Defend why it is important that the public health care nurse communicate information in an accurate and timely manner. In what ways does this communication impact quality, evaluation, and population health management?
DQ2 Visit the "Quick Facts United States," located in topic Resources, to gather demographic data for your county of residence. Include age, ethnicity, poverty levels, housing, and education. Then visit the "County Health Rankings and Roadmaps," website also located in topic Resources. to collect epidemiological data from your county health department. Identify two to three additional credible data sources and describe the types and forms of data used in your findings. Include how population health data helps identify priority areas of concern.