Public health nursing is a specialty and is distinguished by the following

Public health nursing is a specialty and is

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Public health nursing is a specialty and is distinguished by the following characteristics: (Select all that appy.)Selected Answers:a. It is population-focused.b. It is community- oriented.c. There is a health and preventive focus.Correct Answers:a. It is population-focused.b. It is community- oriented.c. There is a health and preventive focus.Response Feedback:Public healthnursingis a specialtyand is distinguished by the following characteristics: itis population-focused; it is community oriented; and there is a health and preventive focus.DIF: Cognitive Level: Critical Thinking REF. Pg. 10Question 96.67 out of 6.67 pointsPolicy developmentrefers to:
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Selected Answer:d. the need to provide leadership in developing policies that support the health of the population, including the use of scientific knowledge- base in making decisions about the policyCorrect Answer:d. the need to provide leadership in developing policies that support the health of the population, including the use of scientific knowledge- base in making decisions about the policyResponse Feedback:By definition, policy developmentrefers to the need to provide leadership in developing policies that support the health of the population,including the use of scientific knowledge- base in making decisions about the policy. DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF. Pg. 6Question 106.67 out of 6.67 pointsA nurse who was working in public health care has gotten a new job in primary care. A main difference to be seen by the nurse at the new job is a focus on individuals. (True or False).Selected Answer:TrueCorrect Answer:TrueResponse Feedback:The nurse would experience a focus on individuals at the new job.DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF: Pgs. 53-54Question 116.67 out of 6.67 pointsPublic health is defined as: (Multiple Choice).Selected Answer:a. what we, as a society, do collectiely to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy.Correct Answer:a. what we, as a society, do collectiely to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy.Response Feedback:By definition, public health is defined by the 1988 Institute of Medicine report as "what we, as a society, do collectively to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy."DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF:Pg. 6Question 126.67 out of 6.67 points
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