related to chronic disease management of hypertension diabetes and

Related to chronic disease management of hypertension

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related to chronic disease management of hypertension, diabetes and hypercholesterolem ia. 2b. The community nurse will hold dietary classes open to the entire 53212 community on healthy dietary regiments related to the prevention of hypertension, diabetes, and hypercholesterolem ia. 2c. During the health screenings, the community nurse will teach members of the 53212 community who present with elevated blood sugars the proper way to self-test blood glucose and administer insulin according to blood sugar results. 2b. Secondary 2c. Tertiary 2b. Aggregate 2c. Aggregate 2b. The American Heart Association, AHA recommends that people over the age of two years adopt an overall healthy die and achieve and maintain an appropriate body weight, cholesterol level, and blood pressure level (Edelman and Mandle, 2010 p274). 2c. A systematic review found that self- monitoring of blood glucose is an effective tool in the self- management of glucose levels in clients using insulin therapy (Welschen et al, 2005 p409). participants’ understandin g and learning by the end of 3 classes through repeat demonstratio n of self- health management skills.
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COMMUNITY CARE PLAN 9 2d. During monthly chronic disease self-management classes in a reserved classroom within the Martin Luther King Milwaukee Public Library, the community nurse will teach the importance of medication adherence through use of calendar and alarm reminders and through weekly or monthly filled pill boxes (Zedler et al, 2011). 2d. Tertiary 2d. Aggregate 2d. Calendar packaging, especially in combination with education and other reminder strategies, may improve medication adherence (Zedler et al, 2011 p62). Diagnosis 2: Risk for injury among the 53212 population related to high crime rates as evidenced by total crime risk index of 329 (CLRChoic e, Inc., 2012) compared 1. The 53212 community will decrease total crime risk index by 5% by December 1, 2013. 1a. Higher education through distribution of leaflets and fliers throughout the 53212 community regarding public safety precautions, especially in public areas such as the post office, bus stops, churches, and public bathrooms. Collaborate with organizations such as the National Crime Prevention Council to obtain 1a. Primary 1a. Community 1a. Social marketing is an intervention that can be effective when injury prevention is the goal of a community health nurse. This intervention would also be beneficial if implemented with other community partners (such as local radio stations). Social marketing can send out public service announcements about health promotion and safety (Minnesota 1. The nurse will review crime statistics in the 53212 zip code area through the help of the local law enforcement agency quarterly in order to measure the crime index decline within the community.
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COMMUNITY CARE PLAN 10 to the national average total crime risk index of 100 (Milwauke e, WI 53212 Crime Indexes).
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