Tag: Public Health

Public health refers to all organised measures (whether public or private) to prevent disease, promote health, and prolong life aiming the population as a whole. Its activities aim to provide conditions in which people can be healthy and focus on entire populations, not on individual patients or diseases.

Public Health

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Essay on the Institute of Public Health
Nursing Essays
Introduction: The Institute of Public Health in Ireland was created in 1999 to promote cooperation for public health in the whole of the country.  ... Last modified: 14th Jun 2021

Ferropenic Anaemias Essay
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Introduction: There are several levels of consideration when analysing the problem of the ferropenic anaemias. Firstly there is the overall prevalence in the population, which is quite low in the UK.... Last modified: 10th Jun 2021

Public Health Issue of Contraceptives for Women
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Introduction:  The topic within sexual health that I believe public health has ineffectively and negatively addressed is contraceptives for women. Although there are numerous options along with, what seems like, plenty of opportunities for women to get contraceptives easily, there have been and continue to be problems for specific aspects of it... Last modified: 11th May 2021

Public Health Communication Essay
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Introduction: There are so many different barriers and influences on public health communication. Because of this is it so important to understand these influences in order to provide health education accurately to everyone and anyone in need.... Last modified: 19th Apr 2021

Changing Public Health Priorities
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Introduction: Changing Public Health Priorities: Implementing Socioeconomic Determinants of Health to drive Policy Action. The “medicalization” of public health systems receives the bulk of funding yet socio-economic determinants of health play an equal, if not increased, role in determining population health.... Last modified: 19th Apr 2021

Public Health Funding Analysis
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Introduction: The public health system is comprised of complex layers of federal, state and local powers that come together to address the needs of many. The programs, organizations and clinics that serve these needs require support at all levels and are often subject to inadequate and unpredictable funding, varied infrastructure and shifting priorities.... Last modified: 12th Apr 2021

Patient Satisfaction with Public Healthcare | Literature
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Introduction: Literature Review: Alian A. Alrasheedy, Mohammed Azmi Hassali, et al., published a research study in Australasian Medical Journal, 2014 entitled as “Assessment of general public satisfaction with p... Last modified: 24th Mar 2021

Smoking as a Public Health Issue
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Introduction: It is now a matter of common public acceptance that smoking causes ill health. This statement can be backed up by huge amounts of authoritative literature (Dobson et al 1999) (Smoking Kills 1998) ... Last modified: 22nd Dec 2020

Importance of Implementing Electronic Health Record Systems
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Introduction: The government has an important role to play in improving health care quality, reforming payment processes, and reducing barriers of electronic health record (EHR) implementation. This is especially i... Last modified: 24th Sep 2020

Current Public Health Issues in China
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Introduction: China is an important country in Asia and has the largest population in the world. The total population in China is 1.41 billion in 2017 from WHO database1 and is 20% of world population.... Last modified: 25th Aug 2020

Public Health Evaluation of Blackpool
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Introduction: The following report looked at South Shore Bloomfield, which is one of twenty-one electoral wards located within the seaside resort of Blackpool. Located on the North West coast of England, Blackpool was once a thriving tourist location visited by families from all over the UK but is now one of the 20% most deprived areas in England. ... Last modified: 25th Aug 2020

What Is Public Health Health?
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Introduction: Wanless (2004, p.27 [online]) defines public health as “the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the organised efforts and informed choices of soci... Last modified: 16th Jun 2020

Suicide as a Public Health Emergency
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Introduction: Introduction Suicide, which is now the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, is a rapidly escalating public health emergency. (Puntil, York, Limandri, Greene, Arauz, & Hobbs, 2013). T... Last modified: 15th Jun 2020

Operational Functions of the Global Public Health Directorate
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Introduction: Report for the Chief Executive Office of Public Health England on the operations functions of the Global Public Health Directorate. Part 1 – An overview of Operational Activities Executive Summ... Last modified: 12th May 2020

Case Study: Factors of Health and Healthcare
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Introduction: This essay will focus on the factors to healthcare and health promotion based on Fiona, a character derived from a scenario in the university close. The author will examine how social, political, equa... Last modified: 5th May 2020

Public Health Reflective Journal Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: Our discussion last Thursday and Friday focused on the Impact of Disease on Health Care Delivery System and Health & Social Care. During that time our tutor Kate gave us an activity which we will... Last modified: 13th Feb 2020

Principles of Public Health - Aged Care Case Study
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Introduction: Natalie Woodrow Consider the case study in order to demonstrate you understanding of key principals of Public Health Emma is a 74 year old Caucasian female and lives alone in a large property. She... Last modified: 12th Feb 2020

Key Principals of Public Health: Case Study
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Introduction: Emily Cooper Consider the case study in order to demonstrate your understanding of key principals of Public Health Case Study 4 Tom is a 68 year old Chinese male and lives alone in a large property.... Last modified: 12th Feb 2020

Public Health Case Study
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Introduction: Fundamantals of public Health: Science and Practice Assessment This assignment will consider a given case study involving a lady named Melissa, she is a 45 year old Afro-Caribbean lady who had a Univ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Public Health Reflection on Care
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Introduction: Title: Reflect upon an incident which occurred during your clinical placement as a student Public Health Nurse. The chosen incident is one where you met an elderly client with a leg ulcer who was not... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Suicide as a public health issue
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Introduction: Abstract Suicide is a disastrous event and a solemn public health problem worldwide in recent era. Suicide means to exterminate oneself intentionally, certainly it is difficult to identify due to its... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Promoting Health and Well-being in Nursing: Obesity
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Introduction: The aim of this essay is to clarify and explain role of professional nurse in relation to the public health issue of obesity. This essay will explore the different concepts, such us legal and ethical,... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Public Health Issue Analysis: Smoking
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Introduction: ENHANCING HEALTH AND WELLBEING ACROSS POPULATIONS: INTRODUCTION: The purpose of this essay is to identify a public health issue related in my field. To facilitate the discussion smoking as a public h... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020