Milestones in Public Health: U.S. Public Health Infrastructure Chapter #11
The Case of Michael Smith: Mumps
Through this case study, research, and class discussion, students are expected to:
Describe the role of the public h
Student Name: Brittnee McKinney
Provide the answer to each discussion question with a detailed response.
Discussion Question One:
Why is epidemiologic surveillance important for public health?
Surveillance is a tool used to detect an
Policy of law -Law comes from priorities
- hand washing became a priority
- morals: Women and children first? How you treat others?
Why is it important to include policy and laws in the study of health care and public
Public Health PP Notes August 24, 2016.
- QUIZ FRIDAY
- September 9th Current events
Public health is policy
o Seat belts, washing hands at work, wearing gloves.
Public health is a day long process.
Public health is a means of prevention
Safe drinking wat