5.Describe Park and Recreational Facilitiesand services. What parks, sports centers, green areas do you see in this community? Who is using these facilities and services? What are they doing? Note the age, ethnicity, race of persons observed(estimate %).2010 University of Texas at Arlington Page 10of 12
6.Describe Religious servicesoffered (i.e. what signs of religions do you see including churches, mosques, temples?). Are there services offered by these churches (i.e., mother’s time out, etc.).There is a Baptist church and a Church of Christ located off Teasley and those are the only churches in this area. 7. Describe stores and shops available in the community (i.e. what grocery, gas, department stores, etc are nearby?). Talk with a store clerk, etc. Ask their perceptions of the community’s health and safety issues as well as strengths of the community . Kroger's is the big, and new grocery store for this area. In that shopping center there is a fitness gym, pizza restaurant, dentist office, gas station, donut shop, and a coffee shop. The Denton mall and other newer and larger shopping centers are located approximately 6 miles northeast of our area. Analysis and summary : Analyze and summarize the information you observed during this assignment, write a summary of the key community issues focusing on health and safety issues for this community. This community is well organized, safe, and children friendly. There is a moderate amount of businesses, mixed with local medical centers and drug stores that give this area a new and modern small time feel. Community Health Nursing Diagnoses: Write two priority community health nursing diagnoses. Use the correct format: Health Risk/problem of (specific injury, illness, or potential of, complications of, etc) among (specific population ) related to (supporting evidence ). 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 of access to medications). Community Health Nursing Diagnoses #1 Risk of Imbalanced Nutrition: more than body requirements among children in southern Denton City related to caloric intake exceeding energy expenditure. Community Health Nursing Diagnoses #2 2010 University of Texas at Arlington Page 11 of 12
N4465 Vulnerable Populations Across the Lifespan Risk for injury among adult drivers in southern Denton City Limits related to poor traffic control, increased speed limits, and impaired road visibility. 2010 University of Texas at Arlington Page 12 of 12
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