NU474 Community Health Nursing
Unit 8 Discussion
Reflect on the course using these course learning objectives:
Define the history and scope of public health nursing including the core competencies of the nurse in public health settings.
Incorporate evidence-based practices to guide health teaching, health counseling, screening, outreach, disease and outbreak investigation, referral, and follow-up throughout the lifespan
Collaborate with community members, community liaisons, and members of the healthcare team to develop health promotion and prevention planning for individuals, families, and groups across the lifespan in community settings.
Perform a comprehensive assessment of a community in relation to its health needs, health policies, and resources.
Utilize technologies to inform, communicate, and enhance the health of individuals, families, and groups in public health settings.
Apply evaluation results to the delivery of care, allocation, and distribution of resources
Provide input into the development of policies to promote health and prevent disease.
Please answer the following questions with supporting examples and full explanations.
For each of the learning objectives, provide an analysis of how the course supported each objective.
Explain how the material learned in this course, based upon the objectives, will be applicable to professional practice.
Please be sure to validate your opinions and ideas with citations and references in APA format.
This topic is valued at 20 points. Please review post and response expectations. Please review the rubric to ensure that your response meets criteria.