As an organization we are working to make meaningful impacts in improving health along with other organizations that operating in our communities. Evidence Based Public Health gives our employees and others in the community a common framework to discuss the current health of our community and how we can work together to make meaningful improvements.
Source: Southwest Regional Public Health Training Center
Length: 1 hour each
Description: Topics covered in this series include: Part 1) Definition of public health, history and achievements of public health, how public health works, healthy people 2010 and health indicators, public health structure, community assessments. Part 2) Core functions of public health, 10 Essential Services of Public Health, public health nursing definition and history, 8 principles of public health nursing, public health nursing practice model. Part 3) 4 spheres of public health nursing practice, principles of population-based practice, and the Minnesota intervention wheel.
Part 1: Public Health
Part 2: Public Health Nursing Overview
Part 3: Public Health Nursing Practice