Discuss the role of the public health nurse in a specific setting.

Discuss the role of the public health nurse in a specific setting.

Discuss the role of the public health nurse in a specific setting. 150 150 Nyagu

Community and Public Health Nurse
Discuss the role of the public health nurse in a specific setting. Based on your assigned chapter and bearing in mind the primary prevention focus of the community/public health nurse, respond to the following: What differentiates the role of the community and public health nurse from other health professionals? What skills and knowledge are necessary for the type of decision making inherent in population-focused nursing practice? How do these skills differ from those required in the institutional setting? Support your response with references from the professional nursing literature.