COMMUNITY SETTINGS FOR FAMILY HEALTH NURSES

Overview

The family nurse provides care within many facilities in a community.  This is discussed in chapter 17 of your text.  They include nurse home visiting programs, community nursing centers, public health departments, and home education, and community education.  Discuss these facilities in your community as well as access to these resources.  For each resource be sure to include how families in the community benefit. Also discuss three ways in which a family health nurse may be useful in community resources.  Use what you’ve learned about the role of a family health nurse and what he/she may use to help in community settings.

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Objectives

  • Examine family health nurse role in various community health settings.

 

In the written assignment this week you will be discussing the facilities in your community and their resources. You will use the information from pages 570-576 in the 5th edition (544-548/Chapter 17 in the 6th edition) to discuss the family nurse role in providing care within community facilities.

  • Cover programs such as: home visiting programs, community nursing centers, public health departments, and home education, and community education.  Every community has these types of resources.
  • Discuss the facilities within your own community as well as access to these resources.
  • For each resource, include how families in the community benefit from the services.
  • Discuss 3 ways in which the family health nurse may be useful in community resources.
  • Must include 4 references, 2 must be from course materials and 2 from peer reviewed references. As we are aware in week 5 there is only 1 required/recommended reference, please use the Kaakinen text and 3 additional peer reviewed references to meet the guidelines of the assignment
  • Reference must be no older than 5 years (2015-2020) unless course material.
  • Suggested headings added below to guide the in structuring your work

 

Suggested Headings (Please note; No Abstract is required).

 

Title of Paper (centered, bolded)

Nurse Home Visiting Programs (centered, bolded, first letter of each word capitalized)

Community Nursing Centers (centered, bolded, first letter of each word capitalized)

Public Health Departments (centered, bolded, first letter of each word capitalized)

Home and Community Education (centered, bolded, first letter of each word capitalized)

Family Health Nursing in Community Health Settings (centered, bolded, first letter of each word capitalized)

Conclusion (if you choose to use this heading it would be centered, bolded) but it is preferred to simply state…In conclusion, at the beginning of the paragraph

Abstract – not required.

 

Textbook:  Family Health Nursing Care (6th ed):  Theory, Practice, and Research.  By Kaakinen, Coehlo, Steele, Robinson

 

Style:  APA 7

 

Some facilities Geauga County, Ohio offers.

1.University Hospital Geauga Medical Center – Benefits: Emergency care and surgical services close to home.

2.Skilled Nursing Homes (some with locked memory care units such as dementia, Alzheimer’s, etc.) Geauga Co. has many skilled facilities. Loved one is close to family allowing more frequent visits from family members.

  1. Assisted Living Facilities
  2. Senior Day Center—through the county we have a senior day center where senior citizens can visit M-F 8a – 5p. They are given lunch and snacks. They can do many activities: arts & crafts, play cards, receive haircuts, toenails clipped, etc.  Provides socialization with other in their community.  Allows the adult children respite care and provides peace of mind knowing their loved one is safe while they are at work.

5.YMCA – Offers a rehabilitation program for post-operative joint replacement surgery. Provides a place to stay fit.

6.Geuaga Public Health—offers free childhood and adult immunizations.  They only serve the under insured or no insurance county residents.

  1. Naloxone Program – free
  2. Car seat Program – free to those who qualify
  3. Cribs for Kids Program
  4. Various mental health programs, and community health education programs.

7.Geauga County Group Home – offers residents to solely independent, low-income senior residents.

  1. UH Geauga Medical Center has a Visiting Nurse Program to assist patients after surgery and a pain management program.
  2. Several private Visiting Nurse agencies.

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