Daily Archives: May 5, 2022

A 5-year-old boy recently adopted from Haiti is seen by a primary care physician.

A 5-year-old boy recently adopted from Haiti is seen by a primary care physician. The boy appears to have an infection of the hair and scalp. The physician suspects a dermatophyte and removes infected hairs by plucking them with forceps. The sterile container with the specimen is sent to the laboratory for culture.

QUESTIONS

What agar and incubation temperature might the laboratorian choose for primary culture? The laboratorian notices that the fungus is a slow grower, taking 12 days to grow. What other details should be noted? The colony appears downy, flat, and spreading. It has a light tan front and red-brown reverse. What is the next step for identifying this fungus? Rare club-shaped microconidia and sterile hyphae are noted with terminal chlamydospores. The laboratorian decides the dermatophyte….

Summarise key early childhood educational theories to provide an overview of development.

Create an electronic file that contains an organised database of a wide range of developmental milestones and quotes from educational theory. Summarise key early childhood educational theories to provide an overview of development. You will need to paraphrase some of this information and reference all sections correctly. Other contributions in this section will be direct quotes referenced as such. This task will require you to be able to identify the key components of the theory and put the information together in a concise way. Collect a large series of relevant developmental quotes that can be used to reference your observation interpretations. Each quote must be individually referenced, with in text referencing, so that it can be copied and applied to other work quickly and easily. Each page must….

Your task is to select a community group and health issue that is in need of a health promotion intervention.

Your task is to select a community group and health issue that is in need of a health promotion intervention. The community group can be within or outside Australia. Once you have selected your community group and health issue, submit this your tutor in class or by email for their approval. You are required to individually conduct a Rapid Community Assessment of the approved community group and health problem. Your aim is to convince a potential funder that the issue you have identified is of high priority, and demonstrate the magnitude of the problem and the existing gaps (the ’need’). Your Community Assessment must include: – Analysis of health needs of community group: – Health status – Demography and geography of population – Social, environmental, and behavioural health….

Illustrate the need for collaboration by governmental public health agencies with other governmental and non-governmental organizations.

. What are the 10 Essential Public Health Services?

2. What are the goals and roles of governmental public health agencies?

3. Illustrate the need for collaboration by governmental public health agencies with other governmental and non-governmental organizations.

4. What List the two models used to understand the role of local health departments, and briefly explain each model.

5. List 4 global health organizations, as well as their role and any limitations they may have.

6. Describe the meaning and importance of the “no-duty to treat” principle. How did this law come about?

7. Explain generally how the US approach to health rights differs from that of other developed countries. Make sure to explain in detail.

8. Describe the meaning of social determinants of health and the significance….

Putting Patients First and Preventing Errors by Limiting Administrative Tasks for Providers in the Healthcare Setting

Health Policy Topic: Putting Patients First and Preventing Errors by Limiting Administrative Tasks for Providers in the Healthcare Setting Mozie M Fleurimon Florida Atlantic University April 10, 2022 HSA 6152 Health Policy Topic: Putting Patients First and Preventing Errors by Limiting Administrative Tasks for Providers in the Healthcare Setting

Introduction What are administrative tasks? In health care, to describe administrative tasks (also recognized as burdens) is challenging as the tasks themselves (Davenport & Kalakota, 2019). In some cases, burdensome administrative tasks might be different from one payer to another and appear a month without any warning, then come back altered or changed the following and often is caused by not utilizing documentation within the medical records. These tasks are just as complex, if not more difficult, than figuring….

Develop an infographic tailored for youth and young adults to quit vaping

According to a paper published by Park-Lee et.al in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality report of Oct 2021, “In 2021, 11.3% of high school students (1.72 million) and 2.8% (320,000) of middle school students reported current e-cigarette use. Among current e-cigarette users, 43.6% of high school students and 17.2% of middle school students reported using e-cigarettes on =20 of the past 30 days; daily use was 27.6% among current high school e-cigarette users and 8.3% among current middle school e-cigarette user”. Further, the paper noted that, “Among current youth e-cigarette users overall, 84.7% used flavored e-cigarettes, including 85.8% of high school users and 79.2% of middle school users. Among all current flavored e-cigarette users, the most commonly used flavor types among both middle and high school students were fruit,….

Explore the nursing considerations and strategies involved in the management of Kate, prior, during and after the acute surgical operation.

Question: Analyse the case and respond to below one question in the essay • Explore the nursing considerations and strategies involved in the management of Kate, prior, during and after the acute surgical operation. Case Kate is a 52-year-old female patient who lives with her husband in Whittlesea, Victoria. She has three teenage children at home. Her height is 167 cm, and she weighs 98 kg and has had asthma since she was a child. She works as a receptionist. Kate’s father died of complications from asthma when he was 40 years old. Her mother is in good health, with mild hypertension. Kate was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes 4 years ago and she’s on regular oral metformin twice daily with poor adherence. On most evenings, she drinks….

Discussion about evidence-based practice

The assignment should present as

Part A: Introduction, body of discussion, conclusion, and references. 1800 words excluding references and in-text citations. As stated in the Learning Guide, you are required to write 1800 words about identifying the challenges and describing strategies for implementing evidence-based practice in a clinical setting (the focus of discussion). In general, this is a discussion about evidence-based practice. its challenges and barriers for implementation, and strategies for overcoming these barriers in relation to a chosen clinical setting (your expertise). Please be reminded that the discussion should be around a clinical setting not a specific clinical skill, e.g., medication error or wound dressing. For instance. you could relate the discussion to mental health setting, emergency department or surgical unit. You may consider to discuss 3….

As a public health professional, it is likely that you will conduct focus groups as part of community health assessments.

Scholar-Practitioner Project Assignment: The Focus Group Protocol

As a public health professional, it is likely that you will conduct focus groups as part of community health assessments. Focus groups are useful when exploring community issues and developing good survey questions. As with all research, planning the focus group is important so that the data you seek can be easily and reliably collected and will yield valid results. A focus group protocol is created to describe all planned procedures. It serves as a road map to the public health professional detailing what he or she plans to do when conducting a particular focus group. For this week’s Assignment, review the readings on qualitative research skills to help you develop a focus group protocol.

The Assignment ( 5 pages):

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Offer a critical discussion of the proposed research study with respect to public health and social justice. I

Students are required to design (not complete) a hypothetical research study on health inequality in a chosen population from a specific context while considering both individuals, culture, and social structures (e.g., government, schools, media) in addressing health inequalities. The research proposal should:1) Clearly define the health inequality and population to be examined, describe the context of the health problem including the social determinants linking these to the agenda on social justice in health. Include at least six references to relevant scholarly research from the study context.

1) Clearly identify gaps in local empirical literature on health inequality (approximately 750 words not including references). 2) Students should clearly highlight the specific research question, study aim and 3 clear objectives of the project. They should identify samples of both components….