Week 4 Community Strategic Plan: Part B, Strategic
assignment, you will research and
prepare a community-level strategic plan that addresses a key public health
Potential topics may include:
prenatal and infancy home visits to prevent child abuse and neglect
falls in the elderly
population salt intake
tobacco use among adults
risky sexual behavior among youth and young adults
drug experimentation among young adults
Include the following in your paper:
an overview of the community health issue as described in Part A with
identified causes and influences, including knowledge gaps.
the prevalence of the issue inside and outside the United States.
potential monetary costs associated with the issue in the United States.
must include data as part of your introduction (images, charts, graphs, etc.,
maybe included as well as written data).
advance practice roles and management strategies that affect change at the
key community and social resources that negatively and positively affect the
changes or enhancements in community-related services for your selected topic.
a strategic plan that could decrease the prevalence of your selected topic.The
goals for this plan needs to be specific, measurable, attainable, realistic,
and time-bound. Include how your plan takes into consideration health literacy,
socioeconomic factors, and cultural differences.
summary of the goals and challenges
assessment of the outlook for action/progress
A: Include your community assessment from Week 3 as Appendix A.
Your paper should be 35 pages in
length (not including the cover or reference pages). Use APA throughout.
Include 23 scholarly sources that are
carefully selected and appropriate to the topic. References should be
currentno more than four years old.