NSG/486: Public Health: Health Promotion And Disease Prevention
Wk 5 Signature Assignment: Global Threats
Imagine you are a nurse working with Doctors Without Borders to address an emerging global health issue in a specific region of the world. You are preparing to travel to the region to improve an issue or illness.
Create a 7- to 10-slide presentation, with detailed speaker notes, analyzing emerging global health issues related to the country or region of world of your choice. In your presentation:
Analyze the cause of the issue or illness. Consider:
-Individual issues (e.g., personal cleanliness )
-Community (e.g., resources, demographics)
-Family roles and structures (e.g., single-family households)
-Culture (e.g., values, beliefs)
-Environmental issues (e.g., access to technology and health care, geographic concerns)
Examine the factors that continue to exacerbate the issue or illness. Consider:
Create an action plan to improve the issue or illness. Consider:
Cite at least five peer-reviewed references in your presentation, and include a separate APA-formatted reference page.
Explore the World Health Organization’s Global Health Observatory data.
Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:
-How does the work of the World Health Organization impact local communities in the United States?
-How could it impact your local community?