Local Public health department
An article (less than 5 years old) of being a public health nurse in the health department. Summary of the article including the title and author. The relationship among causal agents susceptible persons and environmental factors (epidemiological triangle). The role of the nurse I addressing the outbreak. Possible health promotion/health protection strategies that could have been implemented by nurses to mitigate the outbreak.
Imagine you are the PHN and have been asked to investigate an outbreak at this facility. What questions would you ask? What suggestions could you make to avoid a disease outbreak at the facility? What would your role as a change agent be for any deficiencies you find in your on-site inspection?