Community Teaching Workplan Proposal
Directions: Develop an educational series proposal for your community using one of the following four topics which will be chosen within your CLC group:
2) Environmental Issues
3) Primary Prevention/Health Promotion
4) Secondary Prevention/Screenings for a Vulnerable Population
Planning Before Teaching:
|Name and Credentials of Teacher: |
|Lali Alex, RN, CHN |
|Estimated Time Teaching Will Last: |Location of Teaching: …show more content…
Healthy People 2010 has two overriding goals: to enhance life expectancy and the quality of life; and to eliminate health disparities between different segments of the population, including those relating to gender, race and ethnicity, education, income, disability, living in rural localities, and sexual orientation.
Controlling risk factors for heart disease and stroke remains a challenge. High blood pressure and cholesterol are still major contributors to the national epidemic of cardiovascular disease. High blood pressure affects approximately 1 in 3 adults in the United States, 3 and more than half of Americans with high blood pressure do not have it under control.3 High sodium intake is a known risk factor for high blood pressure and heart disease,4 yet about 90 percent of American adults exceed their recommendation for sodium intake.
Objective number is 3
How Does This HP2010 Objective Relate to Alma Ata’s Health for All Global Initiatives (See page 116 in the textbook)?
Declaration of Alma-Ata
International Conference on Primary Health Care,