"Windshield Survey Community Nursing" Essays and Research Papers

  • Windshield Survey Community Nursing

    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

  • 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 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

  • 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

    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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

    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

  • 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 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 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

     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 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

    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 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

  • 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

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • 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

    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

  • 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

  • Nursing 405 La Puente Windshield Survey

    Windshield Survey The city of La Puente is where the family selected resides in. This family consists of four family members, the father, mother, and two children over the age of 30 years, one male and the other female. For this study the focus will be on the father, a 68-year-old Filipino, retired, a current smoker for more than 30 years with a history of hypertension and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). La Puente Population in 2011 was 39,849 a -3.0% drop from the year 2000. About...

    Area code 626, High school, Household income in the United States 2276  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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Windshield Survey

    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 the 2000 census. The community that was observed...

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

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

    Windshield Survey of Abbeville, Louisiana It was a typical hot, humid day in my community in the town of Abbeville, Louisiana, Thursday, July 5, 2012. The afternoon was spent driving around, and then sitting in my car observing areas and jotting down observations in the community that surrounds my home. My town is considered a suburb of the greater Lafayette Metropolitan. The 2010 census revealed a population of 7,669 for the town of Abbeville. There are three areas that were found to be most in...

    Academic degree, Book, Education 449  Words | 2  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

  • Winshield Survey

    Windshield Survey Beverly Steiger NUR 405 May 7th, 2012 Tonya O'Neil, RN, MSN, CHES Windshield Survey Windshield surveys are short and simple surveys that are conducted through visual observations within the environment of the community. These surveys are used to obtain information and ultimately define various aspects of the community including the residents living there. Once the community has been scoped for trends of society, resources, and aspects...

    Community, Heat illness, Neighbourhood 1575  Words | 7  Pages

  • Community Health Nursing Role in the Community

    Running head: Community Health Assignment #9 Nursing Role in Public/Community Health Lydia Knapp BSN Student of Muskingum University Abstract I will describe the role of one of the health nurses in Coshocton County for the smoking cessation study. I will describe her daily activities, funding of program, populations targeted, and how she is educating the community. Nursing Role in Public/Community Health I followed Linda Cox, R.N. for the Coshocton County Health Department for one day...

    Bupropion, Health, Nicotine 835  Words | 3  Pages

  • Nur 405 Windsheild Survey

    Windshield Survey Reflection Rosemarie Cahill University of Phoenix There are many observations that I have made living in Dutchess County for the 33 years of my life but to actually researching and learning about the community I’ve live in is very interesting. I did find it very challenging to get information about certain topics like race, ethnicity and employment. The three community nursing diagnoses I have chosen are: one, Ineffective health maintenance related to lack of familiarity with...

    Dutchess County, New York, Health, Health care 906  Words | 3  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

  • Community Health Nursing Reflection

    Community Health Nursing Reflection Maria Jelyn Engelhardt-Parales NUR/405 August 27, 2012 Amy Weaver Community Health Nursing Reflection Community health nursing practice aims to improve community health by promoting a healthier group of people, individuals, families, and residents within the community. The goal is to maintain, preserve, and promote health by providing information, education, teachings, and health care services to the population. The focus is on the collective good of...

    Environmental health, Health, Health care 1084  Words | 4  Pages

  • Community Health Nursing

    COLLEGE OF NURSING NCM 101 COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING Health Promotion and Public Health Health • A State of complete physical, mental and social well- being, not merely an absence of disease or infirmity (WHO, 1948). • A State of being well and using every power the individual possesses to the fullest extent (Nightingale, 1969). • Optimum Level of Functioning (OLOF) Determinants of Health (World Health Organization) • The health of individuals and communities are, to...

    Health, Health care, Health disparities 1614  Words | 6  Pages

  • Nursing Foundations in the Healthcare Community

    Reflecting on Nursing Foundations of Community Health Week 2 Reflection: Nursing Foundations of Community Health Alicia C. Byrd, RN Walden University NURS 6150 Section 11, Promoting and Preserving Health in a Diverse Society March 13, 2011 Reflecting on Nursing Foundations of Community Health Community health nursing can work in the government, private agencies, clinics or other private settings. Nurses in this field focus on populations, working with individuals, groups and families...

    Florence Nightingale, Health, Health care 838  Words | 3  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

  • Community Based Nursing

    Explain what is meant by the term “community based nursing practice.” Community nurses work across various areas, providing health care to people of any age. They provide nursing to assist in all areas of health needs to people anywhere in the community from community health centres, health clinics, schools and universities and client’s homes. This essay will focus on three aspects of community nursing, firstly, aged care nursing; secondly, the organisation ‘Silver Chain’ and finally, Holyoake;...

    Addiction, Alcoholism, Care of residents 947  Words | 3  Pages

  • Community Rural Nursing

    network and renovate the damage or ruin health care facilities. The case study will be elaborating on the significance of rural nursing with regard to emergencies situations in the remote areas. The primary nurse in charge of the rural facility will also describe the scope of rural and remote nursing and also stress on nursing measures and interventions integrating the nursing concepts and theories and explaining the impact of environment of a person. During the Christmas games at Purosa village...

    Health, Health care, Health care provider 2093  Words | 8  Pages

  • Community Health Nursing Hat1

    Community Health Nursing - Emergency Response WGU Community Health Nursing HAT1 (0310) Community Health Nursing - Emergency Response Whether a disaster is natural or man-made it can have immediate and lasting effects on a community the can affect the financial, environmental and health aspects of an individual or a community. Quick and efficient response is imperative in all aspects of emergency response including healthcare. Ongoing personnel training, establishing preparedness plans...

    Community Emergency Response Team, Emergency management, Health 1611  Words | 5  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

  • Windshield Survey

    Record the data you collect into the following tables. The tables will expand as you type. Community Vitality: Describe the following people that you see in the community. |Briefly describe the selected community in terms of area, location, boundaries, etc: | |I completed the windshield survey in Tuscarawas County, Ohio. I surveyed the community I live in as well as the surrounding county seat of New | |Philadelphia, Ohio. The...

    City, Community, Community centre 3096  Words | 10  Pages

  • Communication and Documentation in Community Nursing

    COMMUNICATION AND DOCUMENTATION IN COMMUNITY NURSING STRATEGIES TO PROMOTE EFFECTIVE COLLABORATIVE WORKING AMONGST HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS IN THE COMMUNITY WHEN CARING FOR CHILDREN AT END OF LIFE Introduction: Excellent communication skills and careful documentation are an important part of nursing practice, whether in the clinical or community setting (Perry & Potter, 2014). One of the fundamental aims for nurses in all areas is to safeguard the welfare of their patients and service users...

    Communication, Health care, Leadership 1914  Words | 6  Pages

  • Windshield Survey Table Leonard Larino

    Windshield Survey Table Element Discussion Housing and Zoning, Boundaries The houses vary depending on the area. Going towards the more elevated areas, I see houses that are more than one story, and multiple town houses and condos/apartments. In the more flat areas, I see a lot of single story homes, and cul de sac layouts, but have big backyards and front yards. Schools are scattered evenly throughout the city, and some schools are consecutive (a pre-school is close to an elementary school and...

    Area code 626, Los Angeles, San Gabriel Valley 1274  Words | 3  Pages

  • Community Health Nursing

    1 Running Head: NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ 2 NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ Community Health Nursing: New Brunswick, NJ SZT1 Task 1 A1. Community Description: The city of New Brunswick is located in Middlesex County, New Jersey. New Brunswick is the county seat of Middlesex, located in the sixth Congressional District, and part of New Jersey's seventeenth state legislative district. The city is centrally located between New York and Philadelphia. It is approximately 40 minutes southwest of New York and 45 minutes...

    Emergency management, Health, Health care 1512  Words | 7  Pages

  • Nursing Care in Rural Communities

    Nursing Care in Rural Communities Holly J. Copher Angelo State University Population Focused Community Health Nursing Nursing Care in Rural CommunitiesLiving in a rural community can present challenges for residents in receiving adequate health care. Many believe that rural communities present less health risks than urban communities. In actuality, they each have their own unique health problems and risks. In rural areas, the elderly population is at risk for not obtaining sufficient healthcare...

    City, Health, Health care 1146  Words | 2  Pages

  • Nursing Matrix

    Windshield Survey Lisa B NUR/405 Nov 5, 2012 Windshield Survey My view of a windshield survey starts by me viewing my community through the windshield of a moving vehicle, which maybe my car, the bus or the trolley. Windshield surveys are the motorized equivalent of simple observation (Stanhope & Lancaster, 2012). The visual information that was gathered is aimed at what I see every day as I pass through a community that was once so safe, clean, family oriented and thriving with...

    Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, Rapid transit 1241  Words | 4  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

  • Community Health Nursing

    Community Health Nursing SZT Task 2 Jennifer Ramey RN July 28, 2014 As a registered nurse of only three years, I am often referred to by my peers as a “baby” nurse. However, in those short three years of practice I have learned and continue to learn many things whether medical, personal, or humanitarian. My personal nursing experience has been in surgical care services. The vast majority of the patients I have cared for are those undergoing elective procedures. They have chosen to have joint...

    Breast cancer, Cancer, Health care 928  Words | 4  Pages

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