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General Health Nursing Is the Practice of Promoting and Protecting the Health of Populations Using Knowledge From Nursing, Social, and Public Health Sciences. ...
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Improve Life Be a Public Health Nurse

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What Is Public Health Nursing?

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Public Health Nursing Is the Practice of Promoting and Protecting the Health of Populations Using Knowledge From Nursing, Social, and Public Health Sciences. American Public Health Association, Public Health Nursing Section, 1996

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Most Nurses Impact the Health of Individuals One at a Time Public Health Nurses Impact the Health of Entire Communities

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What Do Public Health Nurses Do?

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Public Health Nurses Work in various areas in the group Their work is changed, adaptable and self-sufficient

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Public Health Nurses… Respond to crises including irresistible ailments and characteristic/man-made debacles Provide precaution wellbeing administrations to lessen the rate of infection Teach gatherings of individuals about how they can be solid

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Public Health Nurses… Track happening transmittable ailment and individuals get treatment Organize wellbeing fairs and protection wellbeing screening

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Public Health Nurses… Work with schools in regards to wellbeing and improvement of understudies Educate the group about ecological issues, for example, sustenance security, lead, and clean air and water

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Public Health Nurses… Collaborate with admonitory sheets and coalitions to advance wellbeing Participate in checking social insurance establishments to guarantee quality consideration is given

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Public Health Nurses… Link individuals to group projects and administrations Advocate for individuals who need help Participate in creating approaches and quality affirmation exercises

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Public Health Nurses… Work with business and industry to help their representatives be more advantageous Assist people with extraordinary needs, for example, the elderly, impaired and youngsters.

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Where Do Public Health Nurses Work?

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Public Health Nurses are Employed by: The Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services (MDHSS) and City or County Agencies in the Community.

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Where Do I Find Information About Becoming a Public Health Nurse?

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Contact - The Department of Health & Senior Services at www.dhss.mo.gov or call 573-751-6170 Or The Local Public Health Department in Your Community

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THANK YOU!!!!

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