Health Promotion Plan

Develop a health promotion plan, 3 pages in length, addressing a specific health concern for an individual or a group in your community.N ote: You will create a plan for enlisting the participation of a hypothetical individual or group in a clinical learning activity based on a health promotion plan addressing a particular health concern affecting these members of your community. A hypothetical nonprofit group is highly recommended.

Although study materials in this course refer to face-to-face communication and meetings with individuals and groups, all assignments in the course are based upon hypothetical individuals or groups. For this assignment, you will plan for and enlist the participation of a hypothetical individual or group in a clinical learning activity based on a health promotion plan, addressing a particular health concern affecting these members of your community.

 

Instructions

Health Promotion Plan

·       Choose a one of these specific health concern as the focus of your health promotion plan.

o   Bullying.

o   Home safety.

o   Fall prevention.

o   Immunizations.

o   Tobacco use (vaping, e-cigarettes, hookah, chewing tobacco, or smoking) cessation.

 

·       Then, investigate your chosen concern and best practices for health improvement, based on supporting evidence.

·       Identify populations potentially affected by this health concern. Determine what their related concerns may be and explain why addressing this health concern is important for health promotion.

·       Identify a hypothetical individual or community group among the affected population who would benefit from an educational session about your chosen health concern and associated health improvement strategies.

·       Identify expectations for an educational session, determining goals, and suggestions on how the individual or group needs can be met. The hypothetical audience needs to be described and the educational plan should be outlined. Health goals need to be clear, measurable, and appropriate for this activity.

·       Then, research and document their potential learning needs and health promotion goals.

Supporting Evidence

Support your health promotion plan with peer-reviewed articles, course study resources, and Healthy People 2020 resources. Cite at least three credible sources published within the past five years, using APA format

 

 

Graded Requirements

The requirements outlined below correspond to the grading criteria in the scoring guide, so be sure to address each point. Read the performance-level descriptions for each criterion to see how your work will be assessed.

·       Analyze the health concern that is the focus of your health promotion plan. Analyze health risks and health care needs among distinct populations.

o   Analyze a community health concern that is the focus of a health promotion plan.

o   Consider underlying assumptions and points of uncertainty in your analysis.

Propose health promotion strategies to improve the health of populations.

·       Explain why a health concern is important for health promotion within a specific population. Propose health promotion strategies to improve the health of populations.

o   Examine current population health data.

o   Consider the factors that contribute to health, health disparities, and access to services.

·       Explain the importance of establishing agreed-upon health goals in collaboration with hypothetical participants.

·       Write clearly and concisely in a logically coherent and appropriate form and style.

o   Write with a specific purpose and audience in mind.

o   Adhere to scholarly and disciplinary writing standards and APA formatting requirements.

Before submitting your assessment for grading, proofread it to minimize errors that could distract readers and make it difficult for them to focus on the substance of your plan.