Review the roles and responsibilities for the various federal public health agencies and list the three that you believe are most important. Then examine the various PHS agency budgets and information in the most recent federal budget. Is your list of the most important federal public health responsibilities consistent with spending levels for public health activities among these federal agencies? If you could allocate resources differently, which agency budgets would you increase and which would you decrease (assuming the total would remain the same)?
What are the most critical issues facing the healthcare system in the United States today? Before answering this question, see what insights you can find at the websites of these major health organizations: American Medical Association (www.ama-assn.org), American Hospital Association (www.aha.org), American Nurses Association (www.ana.org), and the Association of American Medical Colleges (www.aamc.org).
Provide a succinctly explanation of each of the following assessments and why it so importance to nurses within the context of your nursing practice: o Assessing violence, culture, spirituality and religious practices, and nutritional Status). Make sure you mentioned each one of the assessment
Bonnie is a healthy 24 month old little girl. Her vaccination record: Hepatitis B – received injections at birth, 2 months, and 15 months Rotavirus- received at 3 months DTaP-received injections at 2 mos, 4 mos, and 7 mos Hib- received injections at 2 mos, 4 mos, 8 mos, and 18 mos PCV13- received injections at 2 mos, 4 mos, 8 mos, and 18 mos IPV- received at 2 mos and 4 mos, 18 mos IIV- received 2 doses at the age of 1 yr Hepatitis A received at 12 mos, 18 mos Assuming this is October, which vaccines should […]
Beulla is a 24 year old female who comes to the emergency room after cutting her foot severely with the lawnmower. She requires 20 stitches while she is in the ER. When asked about the tetanus shots, she indicates she got one about 4 years ago but doesn’t know what it was. Which of the following is the most appropriate? Beulla should get Tdap in 6 years Beulla should get the Td vaccine in 6 years Beulla should receive Td today Beulla should receive Tdap today None of the above are correct
Baby Jessica and her mother come in to your clinic for her six-month old wellness check-up. Her doctor sends them to you for her scheduled vaccinations. Jessica has received one dose of Hepatitis B vaccine at birth and another when she turned 2 months old. She has also had the first two doses of DTaP, Hib (PedvaxHib), PCV13, and IPV. What vaccinations does Jessica need at this time (check all that apply; no partial credit) DTap Rotavirus (RotaTeq) MMR Influenza (IIV) Hep B Hep A HPV Tdap PCV13 Influenza (LAIV) IPV Varicella