In this Discussion, you will select a clinic or community agency within the community. The organization you select must serve the needs of a vulnerable population group. Research the clinic or agency to obtain a clear idea of services provided and the specific population it serves. It is not necessary for you to make an on-site visit. However, you must cite the source(s) from which you obtained the information about the clinic or community agency. Examples of clinical or community health agencies: Parishes Employee/Occupational Health Infection Control in hospitals Public Health Department Refugee Centers Child/Adult Protective Services School Health Clinic Hospice Halfway House: Drug Abuse, Prison, etc. Homeless Center Public Clinics: Pediatric, Psychiatric, OB, Geriatric, Migrant, etc. Rehab Program: Cardiac, etc. Shelters: Homeless, Women’s, etc. HIV/AIDS programs/clinics Veterans’ agencies Adolescent Programs Group homes for MHMR clients, etc. Support groups for cancer, sexual abuse, etc.
- Spring '17
- protective services