Obesity Type 2 Diabetes 11.2% of people who is obese has developed Type 2 Diabetes. Smoking Lung Cancer Lung Cancer is one of health issues which contributes to Lung Cancer. * These are factors that contribute to problem and outcomes. + Refer to appropriate sections of the database and relevant research of the findings in current literature. Data in the third column could be local, state, or national statistics. Community Health Nursing Diagnoses: Based on your subjective and objective assessment findings above for both Weeks 1 and 2, write TWO priority community health nursing diagnoses. NOT use NANDA. Use the following format for the community health nursing diagnoses: ● Risk of (State the health problem or risk.) ● Among (Identify the population group affected.) ● Related to ( State factor(s) contributing to the health problem or associated risk.) Health Risk/problem of (specific injury, illness, or potential of, complication of, etc) among (specific population) related to (supporting evidence from your assessment findings). Reference: Shuster, George F., (2014). Community as Client: Assessment and Analysis. In Stanhope, Marcia and Lancaster, Jeanette, Public Health Nursing (8 th ed., pg. 413). Saint Louis, MO: Elsevier. . Your CHN Diagnoses MUST be something that a community/public health nurse can do something about. See example below. 22
Note: Poverty is NOT a CHN diagnosis. Remember do NOT use NANDA Nursing Diagnoses. For example: Risk of asthma complications among children in SE Dallas County related to observations of overcrowded living conditions, lack of public transportation (may result in inability to access health care), high number of animals observed living in homes, poverty indications (may result in lack financial resources to purchase medications.) Community Health Nursing Diagnosis #1 Risk of Obesity among the adult population related to inactivity Community Health Nursing Diagnosis #2 Risk of Lung Cancer among smoker related to smoking 23
Reference III, Fernando Alfonso. “Texas Has the Most Radiated Drinking Water in the Country, According to New Report.” Houston Chronicle, Houston Chronicle, 12 Jan. 2018, - 2018-12490763.php.
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- Fall '17
- Margarita C. Trevino, PhD, RN, CHN
- Nursing, Missouri City