2 RacialEthnic Characteristics Remember compare objective data for your

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2. Racial/Ethnic Characteristics: Remember compare objective data for your community with local (city), state, and national data . Remember to cite sources as appropriate. 3. Economy: poverty rate, unemployment rates, median income. Remember compare objective data for your community with local (city), state, and national data . Remember to cite sources as appropriate. 4. Education : High school completion rates; higher education statistics. Remember compare objective data for your community with local (city), state, and national data . Remember to cite sources as appropriate. 4465-5_19
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5. Identify two Morbidity and Mortality/Risk Problems: (Based on your observations from Week 1 subjective assignment, windshield survey and key informants provide Morbidity, Mortality (M&M) and risk data for your community… Example 1: if you observed obesity in your community then present obesity rates and health conditions associated with obesity [i.e. CVD, HD, Depression, etc.). Example 2: smoking/drinking rates and health conditions associated with smoking [i.e. Lung Cancer, COPD, etc]. These variables may include the following: gender (who does this problem affect the most, men or women); age distribution; ethnicity or racial group(s) mostly-affected; morbidity and mortality rates; any data related to life- expectancy in light of the health issues; is there a geographic area where the health problems mainly exist; is there a relationship between the health issue(s) and environmental health hazards; are these life-threatening health issues? Remember compare objective data for your community with local (city), state, and national data . Remember to cite sources as appropriate. 6. Other data as needed (air, water quality, crimes rates). Remember compare objective data for your community with local (city), state, and national data . Remember to cite sources as appropriate. Analysis of Data 1. Based on your subjective and objective review of your findings, what conclusions have you arrived at? Remember to cite sources as appropriate. What impressions from your subjective observations were unfo unded/invalid? Given the objective data , what impressions were validated/substantiated? What cause-and-effect relationships did you discover/identify? 4465-5_19
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2. Problem Analysis for Community/Zip Code: Problem: List two (2) problems within your community (for example, Infant Malnutrition, CVD, Lung Cancer, Obesity, Alcoholism, Violence) NOTE : These problems need to be something the Community Health Nurse can impact (for example, a CHN cannot build a sidewalk, repair a street, implement a new bus route, etc.). Remember to cite sources as appropriate. 1. ____________________________________________ 2. ____________________________________________ Select one of these problems and complete the Problem Analysis chart Problem Correlates* Relationship of Correlate to Problem Data Supportive of Relationship + Ex. Inadequate diet Ex. Diets lacking in required nutrients contribute to malnutrition Ex. All infants and children seen at the local Public Health Clinic are referred to the nutritionist because of poor diets (X.Y. personal communication, date). Of infants measured, 60% were in the lower
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