Berks County Hazard…, 2013 Reading is able to respond to an emergency quickly and efficiently. How adequate and accessible are health services? Are limbs moving equally, is there pain on movement? According to the 2000 census, Lake County was the 31st richest county by per capita income. Ongoing personnel training, establishing preparedness plans. The model takes a broad approach to family assessment, which views families as a subsystem of society. Step 1: Start by stating what concerns you.
Word Count 1,518 words Describe the purpose of assessment in your field of practice. Also, mothers do take care of their children the best they can, and motherhood is seen as a badge of honor. What kinds of religious institutions are there? The community uses their beliefs to do more good for the less fortunate. ? The general condition of the homes in Rockport is diverse. Other areas include bulletin boards and news radio. Clinical judgment should be used to decide on the extent of assessment required.
The abstract should be well organized, concise and specific. Or in some developing countries, are there schools in the community at all? One way to get a sense of a community is to drive or walk around it, observing and taking note of its characteristics. A heritage assessment is a subpart to the overall nursing assessment. Needs assessment does not only improve the quality of the operations of the community but it also allows individual performance development as well. Step 3: Write the results of your assessments.
In the past, the Reading Railroad, which is no longer in service, transported coal from Central Pennsylvania to the Port of Philadelphia. Do this by observing the environment and the patient. Unfortunately, a large number of residents smoke, drink, and live unhealthy lifestyles. Professional Nursing Practice: Concepts and Perspectives, 6th ed. Incorporate pertinent information from the windshield assessment.
Nurses in this field focus on populations, working with individuals, groups and families. Sudden cardiac arrest can impactpeople of all ages but this population is the most at risk. Ongoing assessment of vital signs are completed as indicated for your patient. Our hospital also has a 16-bed inpatient mental healthunit. Focused Assessment A detailed nursing assessment of specific body system s relating to the presenting problem or other current concern s required.
On the other scalewhile working in the emergency room unhealthy health issues are more apparent. The approximate number of families in the community according to the U. Myfriend was there for a broken foot and he was there for six hours before someone evenlooked at him. It can include a if the community needs improvement in its medical processes, health and safety precautions and nutrition guidance. Hispanic culture considers a 14-year old girl to be an adult.
In a study of Reading, it was found that the residents have an increased propensity to suffer from heart disease 40% , cancer, obesity 35% , high blood pressure, diabetes 18. Why would you conduct windshield and walking surveys? The religious leaders in the community especially the salvationarmy provide supportive services through ministry and faith. Include in your assessment the demographics, vital statistics, environmental issues, any occupational health hazards, the vulnerable populations in your community, and the resources available to serve those populations and others. Be aware that during periods of rapid growth, children complain of normal muscle aches. It may be necessary to ask questions to add additional details to the history. What are the differences among different parts of the community? Expectedly, these changes in the population changes are also affecting the composition of facilities that.
General Fertility Rate Total of livebirths in a given calendar year X 1000 Total number of reproductive age Mortality Rate 1. If there is hostility between races or ethnic groups, it may not be safe for some people to survey particular neighborhoods. These can be for primary care, mental health, chemicaldependency to social services. A small neighborhood or rural village might be adequately surveyed in one day by a single person, whereas a large city might require several days with several teams of observers. The language is English and Ifind it to be largely effective.