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  • APHA
  • Donate today and help APHA promote and protect the health of all people by creating the healthiest nation in one generation. (apha.org)
  • master's
  • Review our admission requirements for all nursing master's specializations. (cuny.edu)
  • Gardner received an honorary master's degree from Brown University, Rhode Island, the Walter Burns Saunders Medal for her distinguished service to nursing, and was inducted into the American Nurses Association Hall of Fame in 1986. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children's Health
  • Unfortunately, for example, take tobacco: It took 50, 60 years of research before policy catches up with what the science is showing- Laura Anderko, professor at Georgetown University and director of the Mid-Atlantic Center for Children's Health and the Environment commenting on public health practices in response to proposal to ban chlorpyrifos pesticide. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chief Nursing
  • As Chief Nursing Officer from 1941 to 1948, she was actively involved in the plans for the new National Health Service (NHS). (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1945 King's Birthday Honours, she was promoted to Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in recognition of her service as Chief Nursing Officer, and thereby granted the title dame. (wikipedia.org)
  • Educators
  • This is a significant time for public health nurses, who must uphold the fundamental precept of the greatest good for the greatest number of people, and also function as clinicians, educators, researchers, and administrators in today's complex social milieu. (ovid.com)
  • AIDS
  • Nursing Assistant Sr. - Following detailed procedures, applies specialized Nursing Assistant training when serving high risk patients with TB, AIDS or other communicable diseases in their homes. (virginia.gov)
  • Ministry of Hea
  • She served in the Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service during the First World War, the Princess Mary's Royal Air Force Nursing Service in the inter-war period reaching the rank of Matron-in-Chief (1930-1938), and worked at the Ministry of Health during and immediately after the Second World War. (wikipedia.org)
  • behavioral
  • In addition to helping patrons get the health information they need, the program has also reduced the number of 911 calls from the libraries, "partly because nurses trained library staff to recognize when behavioral issues are escalating and to intervene appropriately," Nurse.com reports. (rwjf.org)
  • program
  • Develops program goals, objectives, policies and procedures, reports program performance to funding sources and agency staff, serves as primary contact for staff and external inquirers about the program/service, monitors service delivery for compliance to applicable policies and procedures, and promotes the program to increase utilization and public awareness. (virginia.gov)
  • In what many believe to be a first-of-its-kind program, Pima County libraries teamed up with the county Health Department to start a jointly-funded "library nurse program. (rwjf.org)
  • I did Community Health Nursing in the third year of my nursing program. (allnurses.com)
  • The Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing offers a 42-credit program in Community/Public Health Nursing leading to a Master of Science (MS) degree. (cuny.edu)
  • The program consists of core courses taken with other graduate students in nursing, courses taken in the School of Public Health, specialization courses, and elective courses. (cuny.edu)
  • Elder attended Johnson C. Smith University, the US Cadet Nursing Program and the Lincoln Hospital School of Nursing in Durham, North Carolina. (wikipedia.org)
  • mental health
  • Public health aims to improve the quality of life through prevention and treatment of disease, including mental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • This form of therapeutic intervention respects the life and experiences of the individual with the aim to help the patient maintain good mental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Social undermining can affect a person's mental health, including an increase in depressive symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vinokur found that those who alleged to have social undermining in the workplace reported to have poorer mental health and experienced less well-being. (wikipedia.org)
  • AAT can be used in children with mental health problems, it can be used as a stand a lone treatment or it can be used along with conventional methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Animal-assisted therapy is directly linked to increased physical and mental health benefits, induced relaxation, self-confidence, improved intrapersonal and interpersonal skills, and better environmental conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2020
  • Healthy People 2020 boxes summarize objectives and their importance in community health. (ecampus.com)
  • officers
  • Nurse Corps officers are responsible for caring for an entire population by working with the military community. (goarmy.com)
  • prevention
  • Common public health initiatives include promoting handwashing and breastfeeding, delivery of vaccinations, suicide prevention and distribution of condoms to control the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Public health plays an important role in disease prevention efforts in both the developing world and in developed countries, through local health systems and non-governmental organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The United States Public Health Service (PHS), led by the Surgeon General of the United States, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, headquartered in Atlanta, are involved with several international health activities, in addition to their national duties. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Canada, the Public Health Agency of Canada is the national agency responsible for public health, emergency preparedness and response, and infectious and chronic disease control and prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • complementary
  • Rather than imposing western medicine on her patients, Forster encouraged use of traditional healing methods and rituals as complementary practices to her own nursing methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • do you prefer to work closely with patients and their families, or do you envision making and impact on a larger scale by addressing the health needs of an entire community? (virginia.gov)
  • Mary Sewall Gardner (February 5, 1871-February 20, 1961) was an American nurse who is best known for her work in public health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gardner recognized the work that public health nurses could do to lower the rate of infant mortality and improve the health of children. (wikipedia.org)
  • After three years, the farm failed and Forster opened a guest house which she operated until 1942, before returning to nursing work during the war. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though at the time, her approach to cross-cultural-based public health work was rejected, today her work with the Navajo is seen as an important steppingstone and used by researchers in their analysis of both study and development of public health policy. (wikipedia.org)
  • policy
  • It shows how you, as a nurse, can take an active role in social action and health policy - especially in caring for diverse population groups. (ecampus.com)
  • life
  • Can nurses live a luxurious life? (allnurses.com)
  • As part of the Army Nurse Corps, they play an important role in improving the overall quality of life for Soldiers and their families. (goarmy.com)
  • school
  • I am very excited to do my public health rotation with a school nurse. (allnurses.com)
  • I will post to the school nurse forum. (allnurses.com)
  • This is something that has been especially difficult for me while in nursing school. (allnurses.com)
  • The school conditions vary based on whether the school is private, polytechnic, or public non-polytechnic, with decreasing quality facilities respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • After her father's death, the family moved to Providence, Rhode Island where Gardner enrolled in Newport Hospital Training School for Nurses in 1901. (wikipedia.org)
  • individual
  • Case Study: Application of the Nursing Process feature presents specific community components of the nursing process separately from individual and family. (ecampus.com)