"Community Assessment And Diagnosis Windshield Survey" Essays and Research Papers

  • Community Assessment And Diagnosis Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey Reflection Windshield Survey Reflection Community health nurses treat communities through the application of the nursing process. The process is community focused rather than treating the individual. Phase one begins with identifying a community. Phase two is the assessment phase consisting of data collection, interpretation, and analysis. The collection of direct data may be done through focus groups, interviews, observation, and windshield surveys. Denver, Colorado...

    Drug addiction, Health, Health care 1111  Words | 3  Pages

  • Vadola Community Windshield Survey

     Community Windshield Survey Lauren Vadola Professor Marshall Community Health Nursing Chamberlain College of Nursing January 13th 2014 This study was conducted in the community of Staten Island, a.k.a. Richmond county is one of the five boroughs of New York City. The intention of this survey was to obtain a full assessment through visual observations within the surroundings of the community. There are many variations of the definition of community, recent nursing literature...

    Community, Health, Manhattan 1307  Words | 4  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Abstract A Windshield Survey can be described as a form of information gathered by an individual after traversing through a particular neighborhood. It is an observational evaluation that aims at revealing particular aspects of the community such as available resources, community safety, communal relations, societal values, state of housing and zoning, the forms of ethnicity and race, open space and service centers, religion and politics, boundaries, stores, street health and morbidity as well...

    Community, Health, Health care 2056  Words | 7  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey Reflection Michele C. De Vito Healthy Communities: Theory and Practice April 25, 2011 Amy Weaver Researching and visual observations of the community that one lives in is a true eye opener. I have chosen to research and conduct a Windshield survey in the town that I have lived in for the past...

    Carbon monoxide, Carbon monoxide poisoning, Health 1185  Words | 4  Pages

  • Community Windshield Survey

    Community Windshield Survey Monica Feinberg Chamberlain College of Nursing Community Health Nursing NR443 Hyacinth Carreon April 28, 2013 Community Windshield Survey The community I have chosen for this paper is The South ward of Newark, New Jersey where the hospital which I work is located. Newark is an urban community consists of primarily of African American and Hispanic population. The South Ward of Newark and contains 17 public schools, five daycare centers, three branch libraries...

    Essex County, New Jersey, New Jersey, New York metropolitan area 733  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    For Community Health Nurses to knowledgeably plan services for a specific community, it is essential to know the community, identify health-related resources that may be helpful to members, and learn about gaps in services. One of the ways this can be done is by conducting a windshield survey ( head –to-toe assessment) of the community itself. This involves the generation of data that helps to define the community, the trends, stability, and changes that all serve to define the health of the community...

    Community, Health, Health care 1541  Words | 5  Pages

  • Windshield Survey Reflection

    Windshield Survey Reflection Sandra Middlestate NUR/405 June 25, 2012 Windshield Survey Reflection While completing my windshield survey I had many revelations about the community I have lived near all my life. They will be discussed along with three aspects of community life that could affect health, each with two nursing interventions that would produce a positive effect on the health indicator. It will list community health partnerships, while identifying cultural diversity and its role...

    Adolescence, Health, Health care 946  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield survey

    Of the Requirements of NR 443 Community Health Nursing Caring for the Population The purpose of this paper is to provide subjective and objective data in the community of Warwick, N.Y., in order to assess its stability and health of the population. The data collected will be from direct observation while driving to gain better understanding and awareness to the resources accessible to this community. Introduction to the Community Warwick, New York is a beautiful...

    Bus, Community, Migrant worker 604  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield Survey Reflection

    Windshield Survey Reflection This paper is a depiction of my windshield survey completed on February 26, 2012 in Mesa, AZ; specifically the community dubbed ‘a street named desire’, it reveals my understanding while conducting this survey. Reflection Prior to beginning this assignment, I realized I must first learn the purpose of a windshield survey, and how it is carried out. I learned to look at my surroundings differently. "Assignment Workshop portfolio Rubric and Nursing Objectives" (n.d.)...

    Community, Health, Health care 873  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield Survey Reflection

    Windshield Survey Reflection Khalilah Hill-Best Nur 405 October 21, 2013 Susan Maxwell Windshield Survey Reflection In a community there are many challenges that arise for members of the community, and the community health nurse needs to be able to provide care in any setting. Based on the setting nurses can utilize various sources of information to arrive at the appropriate nursing diagnosis. This reflection will discuss the community detailed in the Wind Shield Survey and...

    Health, Health care, Health disparities 999  Words | 4  Pages

  • NR443 Milestone1 Community Windshield S

    NR443 Guidelines for Caring for Populations Milestone 1: Community Windshield Survey Purpose The purpose of this assignment is to complete a direct observational assessment of a community in your area. This windshield survey will be the initial step in uncovering a community health problem in your area and identifying community dynamics. This problem will be further assessed in the following two assignments. Course Outcomes This assignment enables the student to meet the following course outcomes...

    Assessment, Christopher Nolan, Following 765  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

     Windshield Survey Summary and Reflection Shannon Verch NUR/405 April 4, 2015 Sandra Winters Windshield Survey Summary and Reflection Community is commonly defined by geographic location but encompasses much more. Location is a defining element, but a community also includes “a group of people with diverse characteristics who are linked by social ties, share common perspectives, and engage in joint action in that location or setting”, (MacQueen and McLellan and Metzger, 2001). The community...

    Arkansas, Health, Little Rock, Arkansas 1223  Words | 7  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    A windshield survey is an assessment and evaluation of a community performed by traveling throughout the community in a car or public transportation to make observations about a community. The data gathered will help identify health care strengths and weaknesses in the specified community. A community is a social group established by geographic boundaries or common values and interests. Its members know and interact with one another and function in a particular social structure and exhibit and...

    Addiction, Community, Domestic violence 1437  Words | 4  Pages

  • Caring for populations: assessment and diagnosis

    for Populations: Assessment and Diagnosis Krystle Gonzales Chamberlain Community Health Nursing 443 Prof Schoenberg November 20, 2014 Introduction A community health nurse must be effective in targeting the population as a whole. The nurse will determine the needs for the community by using the data compiled from a windshield survey. As stated in the text, “A population focus also involves a scientific approach to community health nursing: an assessment of the community or population is...

    Epidemiology, Health, Health care 1245  Words | 5  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey Michelle Smith University of Phoenix Healthy Communities: Theory and Practice NUR/405 Robert Roth April 23, 2012 Windshield Survey A Windshield Survey was completed for the city of Sandy Lake, a town in Northwestern PA with a population of approximately 13,000 people (Quick Facts Census website, 2012). The purpose of the survey is to identify Meadville’s community health needs. In addition to performing the survey, research was performed online to obtain supplemental...

    City, Community, Health 2221  Words | 7  Pages

  • Community Diagnosis

    Independent Field Study Community Diagnosis in Public Health Question 1: What do you mean by “Community” or Write down the definition of Community? Answer: A cluster of people with at least one common characteristic (geographic location, occupation, ethnicity, housing condition……). Community is a group of people with a common characteristic or interest living together within a larger society. Question 2: What do you mean by “Community Diagnosis?” Answer: Community diagnosis is a comprehensive...

    Community, Environment, Epidemiology 444  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey This windshield survey is a simple observation of a community. It involves collection of data to help define the community, the trend within the community, stability of the community and changes that may define the health of the community. Many dimensions of the community can be observed from a car drive observing the community life, and environment. Common characteristics to be noted are the people walking the street, gathering places in the community, quality of houses, community...

    AIDS, Hampton Roads, Health 1763  Words | 4  Pages

  • Community Assessment Project

    Community Assessment Project You are to complete a community assessment using the Windshield Survey method. This is discussed both in Community Health Nursing: Promoting and Protecting the Public’s Health (pp. 403-4) and in Health Promotion Throughout the Lifespan (p. 203).   You will find a community planning guide at the Healthy People website. This is another strategy, similar to the nursing process for assessing and implementing community change, and might be helpful to you. The Community...

    Campbell County, Virginia, Demography, Health 562  Words | 3  Pages

  • NR443 Community Windshield Survey Form Williams

    Caring for Populations: Milestone1: Community Windshield Survey Form Directions: Please refer to the Milestone 1: Community Windshield Survey Guidelines and grading rubric found in Doc Sharing for specific instructions in order to complete the information below. This assignment is worth 150 points. Your Name: Karen Williams Date: 5/17/15 Your Instructor’s Name: Jennifer Hoenig Criteria Your response 1. Community introduction: Identify the community you will be using for this assignment. It should...

    Bus, Health, Middle age 928  Words | 3  Pages

  • Gilbert Assessment and Diagnosis 1

     Assessment and Diagnosis Rhonda Gilbert Chamberlain School of Nursing Mrs. Lori Sprenger February 2, 2014 Assessment and Diagnosis This paper will uncover a community health problem in Calhoun, GA. It will discuss the details of the problem and the impact that it has on and with the community and its’ reactions. It will describe the community first. Then it will discuss data gathered about the community by using “census reports, vital statistic reports, city records, and other agency...

    Calhoun, Georgia, Diabetes mellitus, Diabetes mellitus type 2 1195  Words | 8  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey Of Chicago’s Southside March 28, 2011 By Michel’e Lusk NUR/405 UOP Aspects of the Community that Could Affect Health At every bus stop and train line people stand with their ipods listening to music. Cars...

    Barack Obama, Chicago, Community areas of Chicago 1549  Words | 6  Pages

  • windshield survey

    Windshield Survey Jan 29 2014 Windshield Survey An informal method of a windshield survey of Dryden Va. The survey will help community nurses gain knowledge about a given community. It provides a view of various places while driving through the neighborhood. Valuable information and data can be collected and can be used to identify health related needs of the community. The Dryden Community is a small town in Lee County Va. It is located between Big Stone Gap Va. and Pennington Gap Va. Dryden...

    Dollar General, Health care, Health care provider 1083  Words | 5  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Gruene Community Assessment: Census Tract 3105 University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Nursing Summary Synthesis Statement An assessment of the Gruene community was conducted utilizing the community as a partner model. This included eight major community subsystems analyzed utilizing data from the windshield survey, data collection, and interviews with community members. The community of Gruene is comprised of census tract 3105 and a...

    Comal County, Texas, Guadalupe County, Texas, Guadalupe River 1694  Words | 5  Pages

  • Nur 405 Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey with Reflection Sarah Kinnard NUR/405 Healthy Communities: Theory and Practice November 7, 2011 Beth Edwards, MSN, FNP- BC   Windshield Survey The first step required for providing community health nursing services involves a comprehensive assessment of the community. This can be accomplished by a windshield survey, conducted by making visual observations from a car while driving through the neighborhood. Valuable information and data collection during a windshield survey...

    Delaware, Grocery store, Health 1907  Words | 7  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey Voorhees, New Jersey Brenda Harris Nursing 405 December 12, 2011 Luchia Young, RN, NP-C Voorhees Township Survey Voorhees Township is a suburban community located 18 miles outside the Philadephia, Pennsylvania, situated in Camden County, New Jersey. Spanning approximately 11.6 square miles (City-Data, 2010), Voorhees Township is home to roughly 30, 390 residents (Voorhees Township Economic Development, 2011), which inhabit the area at approximately 2969 residents per square...

    Camden County, New Jersey, Gibbsboro, New Jersey, Health 2157  Words | 7  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

     Windshield Survey Chamberlain College of Nursing NR 443 Community Health Nursing November, 2013 Introduction to South Lansing Lansing is the third largest city in Michigan and is also the state capitol. Lansing, on the whole, is an industrial city with many factories, some of which are now abandoned with the economic recession. South Lansing is a community consisting of a range of blue-collar to low income families. There are many older homes which were constructed...

    Grocery store, Homelessness, Jeans 874  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield survey

     Windshield Survey NSG/420 January 10, 2014 Windshield Survey Keyes, California is a census-designated town in Stanislaus County. Keyes is located off Highway 99 in the California Central Valley. This small town is unknown to many due to its 2.8 mile radius (“City data”). Numerous health concerns plague this small town due to its size and population. A windshield survey and internet research provides information on the people, the land, and the health of those living...

    Community, Health, Health care 1253  Words | 4  Pages

  • Assessment and Diagnosis

    Caring for Populations: Assessment and Diagnosis Introduction Pertussis, also known as the “whooping cough”, is a highly contagious respiratory illness that is passed from person to person through coughing and sneezing (Gregory, 2013). Early symptoms are similar to those from common colds, but when Pertussis progresses, it can turn to deep cough and potentially vomiting with little or no fever. It is caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis. The disease can be very serious in children less...

    DPT vaccine, Health care, Pertussis 1610  Words | 5  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    My Windshield Survey took place in Brick Township, New Jersey in May 2013. Brick is a fairly large, somewhat densely populated community in Ocean County. I would characterize Brick overall as clean, prosperous, safe and growing. Areas of concentration for this study, with a healthcare focus, are as follows: 1. Community vitality 2. Indicators of social and economic conditions 3. Health resources 4. Environmental conditions related to health 5. Social functioning 6. Attitude toward healthcare ...

    Health, Health care, Health care provider 772  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Elements Descriptors Physical Environment Sunnyside is a community in the southern part of Houston, There are significant amount of hazardous waste   in Sunnyside  with   eight  Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) reporting facilities,   three Large Quantity Generators (LQG) of hazardous waste, two  major dischargers, of air pollutants, and a  facility which treats, stores  or disposes of hazardous waste.    ● Boundaries Sunnyside  boundaries are on the North is 610 south loop, it is bounded...

    Community, Feeding America, High school 1286  Words | 6  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    405 3/21/11 Windshield Survey For the city of Monrovia Many different dimensions and aspects make up a healthy community. If a community has a lock of public services such as emergency services like fire, police and medical the community may be adversely affected. Higher mortality rates, increase in crime just to name a few can occur if services are not up to the standard of the community or meet the needs. Another aspect is the retail space that is offered in the community for services...

    Health, Health care, Los Angeles County, California 1392  Words | 5  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Assessment and Diagnosis July 24, 2011 Chamberlain College of Nursing NR443: Community Health Nursing S. Cleveland Summer 2011 Session A Community The city of Cheyenne is the capital and the largest city in the state of Wyoming. Located in the southeastern most part of the state and considered the northern terminus of the extensive and fast-growing Front Range Corridor. According to the 2010 U.S. Census Bureau Cheyenne had a population of 59,466 with a growth rate of 12.2% since...

    Diabetes mellitus, Diabetes mellitus type 2, Insulin 1035  Words | 4  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey Patricia L. Flores NUR/405 Health Communities: Theory and Practice University of Phoenix January 11, 2010 Sue Judlin Windshield Survey The community I have chosen is the city of Rowland Heights California, where I reside. This city is located in Los Angeles Country but borders Orange and San Bernardino Counties. Rowland Heights is in the Pacific Time Zone and sits at 525-feet above sea level. The city is 9.02 square miles with 5,380.70 residents per square mile. ...

    99 Ranch Market, Hong Kong Supermarket, Los Angeles County, California 2423  Words | 7  Pages

  • Lineberry Assessment and Diagnosis

     Community Assessment of Rockingham County Gerri Lineberry Chamberlain College of Nursing RN Community Health Nursing NR443 Rondora Scott September 25, 2014 Community Assessment of Rockingham County Introduction In an endeavor to bolster the health needs within a society such as a community, an effective community health nurse has to target the entire population. To achieve this goal, the community health nurse applies a scientific approach to determine the priority population focused health...

    Census, Demography, Epidemiology 1174  Words | 4  Pages

  • Community Health Nursing Assessment

    Community Health Assessment of 78382 Chamberlain College of Nursing NR-443 Fall Session, November 2012 Audrey L. Hendrix Community Health Assessment of 78382 Introduction In an effort to promote the health needs within a community, a successful community health nurse (CHN) must focus on the entire population. In order to accomplish this task, the CHN utilizes a scientific approach to determine the priority population focused health needs for the community. According to Nies & McEwen...

    Childhood obesity, Diabetes mellitus, Nutrition 1757  Words | 5  Pages

  • Windshield Survey Summary And Reflection Leonard Larino

    Running Head: Windshield Survey Summary and Reflection Windshield Survey Summary and Reflection Leonard Larino University of Phoenix – Professor Bonnie Schoettle April 27, 2015 Windshield Survey Summary and Reflection Public health nursing involves a community and the overall health of the community. A community is a group within an area or region. These groups vary through various areas. According to Stanhope & Lancaster, they cited the World Health Organization’s definition...

    Community, Health, Health care 1170  Words | 5  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    According to Stanhope and Lancaster (2008) defines a community as: “A social group determined by geographic boundaries and/or common values and interests. Its members know and interact with one another. It functions within a particular social structure and exhibits and creates norms, values, and social institutions” (World Health Organization [WHO], 1974, pg. 7). Stanhope and Lancaster (2008) defines community health as having: “three common characteristics, or dimensions: status, structure, and...

    Health, Household income in the United States, Oklahoma 1040  Words | 3  Pages

  • Windshield Survey of No Highlands

    Windshield Survey Windshield Survey of North Highlands Samantha Kelly NSG/420 June 13, 2013 Jenny Abbott University of Phoenix Windshield Survey of North Highlands North Highlands, CA is a suburb of Sacramento. This community is made up of a diverse group of people that includes middle and upper middle-income families but there is also a large element of crime, prostitution and drugs. The research will paint you a picture of the good, the bad and the...

    Antelope, California, Arden-Arcade, California, Crime 1121  Words | 5  Pages

  • Assessment and diagnosis

    the client. It is very similar to the steps used in scientific reasoning and problem solving. Main components of the process include these steps of the nursing process known as ADPIE. A stands for assess which is performing a nursing assessment. D stands for diagnosis, P stands for the care plan, I stand for implementing the care plan and E stands for evaluating the outcome. In this following document I will go more in depth and discuss the last three steps. Let’s start with Planning. Planning in...

    Critical thinking, Evaluation, Nursing 925  Words | 3  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Oxford County; Community Assessment Western Governors University HAT/Task1 Oxford County Community Assessment Oxford County is located along the western border of Maine with a total area of 2,175.26 square miles. There is a total land area of 2,078 square miles of land accompanied by 97.26 square miles of water. (Oxford County, Maine - Wikipedia; the free encyclopedia, 2012). The total population of Oxford County based upon the 2010 census is 57,833. (State and County...

    Health care, Health economics, Health insurance 2903  Words | 7  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Community Assessment and Analysis Yuma Community Of all the problems faced by Yuma community, along with the state ranking for teen births, the community also takes third place. (County Health Rankings, 2012). Programs that will help to educate teens on the importance of using birth control in order to stop undesirable pregnancies are a rising need within the community. Additional health problems for this community include...

    Arizona, Health, Health care 2024  Words | 7  Pages

  • Windshield Survey Reflection

    | Windshield Survey | NUR/405 | | MIRABEL BRYAN | 2/27/2012 | | Some aspects of a community that could affect health are: 1) Social Support Systems 2) Community Health Care Systems 3) Economic Resources 4) Environmental Factors 1) Social Support Systems - Are personal network of family friends, co-workers and peers. They are the people you turn to in good times and bad. Studies show that people who share their lives with others will live longer, have fewer illnesses and...

    Health, Health care, Health economics 1263  Words | 5  Pages

  • Community Needs Assessment

    Research Method Paper A Community Needs Assessment Research is conducted in a variety of different ways using different methods and methodologies. How these methods are used is imperative to how clear and accurate research will be. Community needs assessment is a research method used by many researchers that assists in finding gaps within a particular target group within a particular community. Throughout this paper I will discuss what a community needs assessment is and when and how it is...

    Community, Original research, Qualitative research 1609  Words | 5  Pages

  • Community Diagnosis

    A Community Diagnosis of Barangay Bagong Katipunan, Pasig City Presented to the Faculty of the College of Nursing Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Pasig Kapasigan, Pasig City In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for Primary Health Care II Group: Uno Sais BSN II - Watson Leader: Custodio, Chelsea Rose S. Assistant Leader: Jordan, Janine B. Members: Agosto, Ma. Katherine Andaya, Ralph Renz Batoy, Apple Peach Bernabe, Patrick Benj Cruz, Dawn Molly Cuecao, Renalyn De Jesus...

    Alliance for Healthy Cities, Demographics, Family 817  Words | 7  Pages

  • NUR/405 Windshield Survey and reflection with table format

     Windshield Survey and Reflection Windshield Survey and Reflection A windshield survey was conducted in the community of Staten Island, New York to obtain a detailed assessment through visual observations within the surroundings of the community. There are many variations of the definition of community one coming from the World Health Organization defining community as “A group of people, often living in a defined geographical area, who may share a common culture, values and norms...

    Health, Manhattan, New Jersey 1755  Words | 7  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Running head:COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT 1 Community Assessment Nikki Shannon Johnston Walden University NURS:4011, Section 07, Family, Community, and Population-Based Care February 13, 2014 COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT 2 Community Assessment Community assessment is a core function for the public...

    Community, Health, Health care 1592  Words | 6  Pages

  • community assessment

     Community Assessment Carolyn Kelley NUR 405 May 4, 2015 Bonnie Schoettle Community Assessment Community Assessment of Fayetteville Arkansas. A growing population of Fayetteville Arkansas is the elderly, 65 y.o and older. Projected to increase over 20% from 2013-2018. Arkansas consistently ranked one of the poorest states in the country. According to "Washington Regional Medical Center" (n.d.) “Arkansas is 400% below the poverty line. 19% of Arkansas has below 12th-grade education” (Services)...

    Health, Health care, Health economics 1970  Words | 7  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Running head: COMMUNITY ASSMENT AND MARCO ANALYSIS 1 Community Assessment and Marco Analysis and Assessment of Community needs and Identification of Macro Themes Affecting solution to the Community Problems Mabel A. D. Brown San Diego State University COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT AND MACRO ANALYSIS 2 Abstract This paper explores the assessment of a community agency Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Woman &...

    Childbirth, Health care, Infant 930  Words | 3  Pages

  • Community Assessment Reflection

    Community Assessment Reflection Cynthia Caston NUR/405 March 31, 2013 Willadene Walker-Schmucker Community Assessment Reflection Community Health Partnerships It is so important for different agencies in the community to partner with each other, this helps ensure that people get directed toward the community resource they are in need of. In my families community The Clay County Health Department does eligibility assessments and referrals for social services in addition to all the services...

    Community, Health, Health care 846  Words | 3  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Community Assessment The name of my community is Buchanan County, Va. The total size of the area is approximately 504 square meters. ("County Date," “n.d.”) The county was named after James Buchanan the 15th President of the United States. The approximate number of families in the community according to the U.S. Census is 6,866. ("Population," 2010,) Buchanan County is a residential type of community. Buchanan County is a community with people who have been here from generation to generation...

    Buchanan County, Virginia, College, Grundy, Virginia 2048  Words | 5  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Community Assessment Katlin Magi University of New Mexico Nursing 431L- Community Assessment The 87110 zip code area is located in the Bernalillo county of Albuquerque, NM.  Albuquerque is the largest city in New Mexico and was founded in 1706 by Don Francisco Cuervo y Valdes and named after the Duke of Albuquerque, the viceroy of New Spain. Albuquerque is a home for many cultures and traditions passed down for generations. The 87110 zip code area is a diverse community of areas with...

    Albuquerque metropolitan area, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Community 1108  Words | 6  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey When planning a care plan or services for a community as a registered nurse, it is imperative to be fully aware of all aspects pertaining to that specific area. Such aspects include acquiring knowledge of the community, health-related resources that may be useful to its’ members, and learning about gaps in services. The following paragraphs will discuss data particular to the city of Covina, California in the purpose of conducting an assessment and survey...

    Covina, California, Health, Health care 1616  Words | 11  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Activity/Exercises • Community fitness programs (gym discounts, P.E., recess, sports, access to YMCA, etc.). • Recreational facilities and usage (gym, playgrounds, bike paths, hiking trails, courts, pools, etc.). • Safety programs (rules and regulations, safety training, incentives, athletic trainers, etc.). • Injury statistics or most common injuries. • Evidence of sedentary leisure activities (amount of time watching TV, videos, and computer). • Means of transportation. Sleep/Rest ...

    Education, Education in the United States, Educational psychology 516  Words | 3  Pages

  • Community Nursing

    Community as partner model To gain access to the community, the community must: - Perceive that a need exist - Believe that the CHN can help address this need - Perceive that its information and contributions are valued - Be assured of confidentiality for non-public information - Be involved from the beginning in this partnership Compare Neuman System Model & Community as Partner Model - the inner circle represents the community - the dotted circles represents resistance - spiritual, psyschosocial...

    Community, Demography, Economics 761  Words | 4  Pages

  • Community Health Assessment and Diagnosis

    Community Diagnosis A Community Health Epidemiology Study with Community Diagnosis HGT Community Health Practicum/HAT1 Erika J. Schnell, R.N. 11/05/2012 Western Governor’s University Community Diagnosis Abstract The following is an assessment of an Eastern Washington Community known as Chelan/Douglas Counties which will lead to a community diagnosis. This community diagnosis is based on publicly available statistical data gathered using the concepts of epidemiology of birth rates and leading...

    Chelan County, Washington, Crime, Douglas County, Washington 3486  Words | 10  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Running head: WINDSHIELD SURVEY Windshield Survey Brooke Bonnett Advanced Nursing Concepts Indian Hills Community College July 18, 2013 Windshield Survey My windshield survey was completed in the Bos Landen and Big Rock Road neighborhoods in Pella, Iowa both known for their Dutch ancestry and strong Christian values. Many different dimensions and aspects make up a healthy community in which can be assessed simply by driving through specified area. Big Rock Road neighborhood appears...

    Community, Dutch people, Health 426  Words | 2  Pages

  • Windshield Survey for Zip Code 77004

    Windshield Survey for Zip Code 77004 Eugene Harris NUR/405 Healthy Communities: Theory And Practice November 28th, 2011 Beth Meadows Community health nursing has become a focal point in healthcare since the 1960s-70s when the civil right movement shifted the goal from a charitable concept to a political commitment in order to rectify racial injustices of the past (Stanhope and Lancaster, 2008). Many programs came about with the goal of addressing inequalities in the delivery of healthcare...

    Community, Health, Health care 1747  Words | 5  Pages

  • Community Health Nursing

    Kean University SCHOOL OF NURSING RN-BSN PROGRAM Course Name: Professional Nursing Practice: Health Promotion In The Community Course Number NURS 3200 Semester Hours 5 (3 Lecture, 2 hours 40 min/wk; 2 Clinical, 5 hours 20 min/wk) Course Meeting Days/Times/Locations: Lecture: ALL SECTIONS: Friday 9:30-12:15 PM S-122 Clinical: A1: Wed. 8:00-1:20 PM S 126 A2: Wed. 8:00-1:20 PM S 126 A3: Wed. 8:00-1:20 PM S 122 A4: Wed. 2:00-7:20PM S 126 A5: Wed. 8:00-1:20 PM S...

    Epidemiology, Health, Health care 807  Words | 5  Pages

  • Windshield Survey

    Through the experience of the windshield survey community assessment I found that there were a few issues that negatively affected the residents of south buffalo. The major issues that affected this community are substance abuse and unmaintained homes. These are two issues that certainly affect the community as a whole, not only the families that are experiencing the issues. Substance abuse affects the community because those who abuse drugs and alcohol not only are at rick for altering their family...

    Affect, Culture, Effect 525  Words | 2  Pages

  • Windshield Survey of Anaheim Hills, Ca

    Windshield Survey of Anaheim Hills, California Element | Description | Housing and zoning | * The average age range of homes is 15-35 years; the majority of homes are constructed with brick. Homes older than 35 years are constructed with wood and brick. * The most common style and architecture of the homes are country and ranch. * Most homes have central heating/air conditioning, sprinkler systems * The majority of homes are in very good to excellent condition. * The majority of yards...

    Anaheim, California, Gated community, Orange County, California 1306  Words | 4  Pages

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