C228 Sentinel City Task 1 Wgu Assignment

2840 words - 12 pages

C228 Task 1
Community Health and Population Focused Nursing
Western Governors University

Demographics
The current population of Sentinel City is 663,862 people, which is an increase of 63,838 people (a 9.6% increase) from estimates made two years ago. The population covers a broad range of people with respect to both age range and racial diversity. 7.4% of the population is under 5 years old, 21.7% are under 18 years, and 10.5% are 65 years and older. The male to female ratio is 50.1% to 49.9% respectively. Caucasians make up the majority ethnicity with 80.6% of the population. African Americans represent 10.4%, American Indians/Alaska Natives represent 2.0%, Asians represent 3.7%, and Hispanics/Latinos represent 31.5% of the population. The median household income is $49,091 with 18.9% of the population living below the poverty line. All information and statistics were obtained from reports by American Sentinel University (2017).

Sentinel City is divided into four distinct neighborhoods. These neighborhoods are called Industrial Heights, Nightingale Square, Acer Tech Center, and Casper Park District. Each neighborhood is home to different groups of people and has its own challenges and strengths. The Industrial Heights neighborhood has a population of 38,855 people who are primarily of Hispanic/Latino (46.8%) and African American (13.1%) ethnicity. The median household income is $24,672 and 37.5% of persons under age 65 are without health insurance. The Nightingale Square neighborhood has a population of 103,974 people who are primarily of Caucasian (81.3%) and Hispanic/Latino (3.7%) ethnicity. The median household income is $269,550 and 0.7% of persons under age 65 are without health insurance. The Acer Tech Center neighborhood has a population of 168,390 people who are primarily of Caucasian (70.2%) and Hispanic/Latino (13.7%) ethnicity. The median household income is $166,300 and 1.5% of persons under age 65 are without health insurance. The Casper Park District neighborhood has a population of 352,643 people who are primarily of Caucasian (63%) and Hispanic/Latino (24%) ethnicity. The median household income is $80,134 and 22.7% of persons under age 65 are without health insurance. The above statistics were obtained from American Sentinel University reports (2017).

Neighborhood Safety Assessment
Throughout Sentinel City, there are many safety hazards. Trash litters the streets and limited green spaces, and some of it is on fire. Rats and stray dogs run through the trash and parks. Broken down cars, some of them also on fire, and graffiti are prevalent throughout the city. Many of the buildings appear to be abandoned or run down. The tenants of Casper Park’s Affordable Housing Project note complaints about factory smoke in the area. Industrial Heights has problems with noise pollution from the factories and construction in the area.

Information regarding illicit drug use can be found through the Sentinel City Healthcare System. Last ye...

RELATED

C228 sentinel city - Task 1

1999 words - 8 pages Task 1 C228 WGU Demographics: Sentinel City is constructed of four neighborhoods: Nightingale Square, Acer Tech Center, Casper Park District, and Industrial Heights. The population as a whole is 663,862. Nightingale Square has 103,974 that live there, and Acer Tech Center has 168,390. Casper Park District has 352,643 that live there, and Industrial Heights has 38,855. I broke down the Median income levels for each: Nightingale Square is

Social Media Campaign Task 1 - WGU - Assignment

1704 words - 7 pages are obese due to the lack of healthy food options and exercise opportunities within their vicinity. During the assessment, the majority of the people o this side of town had no means of transportation. (B1a) Primary Community and Prevention Resources I found many options in my community that can address the issue. Most low-income families live on the rough side of town, where there are no useful resources to utilize. There is a city bus that

C304 Task 1 Professional Roles and Values - WGU C304 - Assignment

4432 words - 18 pages 1 Running head: PROFESSIONAL ROLES AND VALUES, TASK 1 15 PROFESSIONAL ROLES AND VALUES, TASK 1 Professional Roles and Values, Task 1 Billie Hoyt Western Governors University Nursing Theory Theory of Self-Care, Self-Care Deficits, and Nursing Systems by Dorothea Orem, 1971 states, “ When a client incurs an insult that renders him or her incapable of fully functioning, deficient self-care occurs, which makes nursing intervention necessary

Community Health Simulation - Sentinel City Action Report - Assignment

3426 words - 14 pages Community Health Simulation Task 1 C228 Demographics Sentinel City is a virtual community with a total population of 663,862 (Healthcare Learning Innovations, 2018). Within the city, there are four distinctly different neighborhoods: Nightingale Square, Acer Tech Center, Casper Park District, and Industrial Heights. The majority of the population reside in Casper Park District, roughly 350,000 people. The neighborhood with the lowest

C228 Task 2 - International Measles Outbreak - Assignment

1777 words - 8 pages C228 Task 2 Task II C228 WGU Community Outbreak A. Communicable Disease One of the most significant measles outbreaks in the United States occurred from December 2014 to January 2015 in Anaheim, CA at a Disneyland theme park. Measles had been dormant in the United States since 2000 but never stopped being a potential risk to unvaccinated people who travel outside of the United States. Measles remains a very common disease in many parts

C228 Task 2 - Community Outbreak - Assignment

1778 words - 8 pages C228 Task 2 Community Outbreak A. Communicable Disease The last measles outbreak in the USA occurred in December, 2014- January 2015 where millions of people seek entertainment 360 days of the year. The area of exposure occurred at a Disneyland theme park located in Anaheim, CA. Prior to this outbreak, this disease had since been dormant in the USA since approximately 2000, but continues to be a potential risk do to people who are

organizational development task 1 - wgu c489 - essay

1170 words - 5 pages organ development task 1 In this scenario there are numerous opportunities for improvement. Many of the national guidelines don’t appear to have been met or even properly addressed for example if a patient needs to be in restraint the need for toileting must be addressed minimum of every 2 hours and as needed. Since the patient in question was oriented and appropriate, I feel as if restraints may have been unnecessary the same outcome could be

TASK 1 C489 - Assignment

1244 words - 5 pages C489: Task 1 Organizational Systems and Quality Leadership C489: Task 1 WGU A. Discuss nursing-quality indicators that could aid issues that may interfere with patient care The person at the center of the patient care experience past the introduction and the staff the patient encounters stands the nurse; this is the person that, at most times, is the vital cog in the experience and, to most, is the one who dictates how the experience was

WGU US History Task 2 - Assignment

766 words - 4 pages US History-Task 2 Part A: When the constitution was signed, it created two groups of people: Federalists and Anti-Federalists. The Federalists agreed with the body, which means the Anti-Federalists did not agree with it. Anti-Federalists believed that signing the constitution meant a weakening of the states. But they saw the states as the chief protectors of individual rights and believed that weakening the states would promote the rise of

Community Health task 1 - Assignment

3631 words - 15 pages C228 Task 14 Task 1 C228 V3 Upon observation, data review and citizen interviews within the Sentinel City community I was able to identify several items that need improvement. I have identified multiple areas to focus on including: Crime, sexually transmitted diseases, teenage pregnancy, providing better handicap access for the disabled, safer communities and general health promotion. I used several tools to compile information. To gather

AFT Task 1-Executive summary for senior leadership - WGU - Essay

1005 words - 5 pages AFT2 Task 1 Page 2 A. Compliance Status Communication Joint Commission addresses the UP 01.01.01, UP 01.02.01, and 01.03.01 laws. Under the UP 01.01.01 there are three compliance codes the Nightingale Community Hospital needs to be following. The hospital follows the first code to implement a preprocedural process to verify the correct procedure for the correct patient at the correct site. It is found in the Site Identification and

C200 Task 1 Organization and Leadership Analysis - WGU - Performance Assessment

5931 words - 24 pages Task 1: Organization and Leadership Analysis Western Governors University Assessment Code: C200 Student Name: Nicholas Wall Student ID: 000633206 Date: Student Mentor Name: Robert Lee Task 1: Organization and Leadership Analysis Organization Overview The organization chosen is the Clover City Fire Department (CCFD), of which I am currently an active firefighter. CCFD is a complete volunteer department committed to protecting the lives and

Managing organizations and leading people - WGU C200 Task 1 - Essay

2847 words - 12 pages Managing Organizations and Leading People 2 Managing Organizations and Leading People Lindsay Cartier Western Governors University March 3, 2019 A1. Description of the Organization This analysis was conducted on my former employer which will be referred to as Hospital A. This facility is an innovative teaching hospital specializing in a variety of different medical conditions. Located in the metro area of a large city in Florida, Hospital A

C200 Task 1 Leadership Self Assessment - WGU - Essay

2717 words - 11 pages Task 1: Leadership Practices and Analysis 12 Self-Analysis of a Leader Assessment Code: C200 Student Name: Adalgisa Vergara Student ID: 001165615 Date: 5/19/2019 Student Mentor Name: Mindy Peral TABLE OF CONTENTS A. Reflection on Clifton Strength Assessment 3 Achiever 3 Positivity 3 Woo 4 Learner 5 Responsibility 5 B. Leadership Evaluation 6 B1. Strengths in Leadership 6 Decision Acceptance 7 Collaboration 7 Creativity 8

SURVEY OF UNITED STATES HISTORY TASK 1 c121 - WGU C121 - Essay

1389 words - 6 pages Task 1: English Colonization and the Road to Revolution WGU Survey of United States History C121 A. Explain the reasons for English colonization by doing the following: Discuss the political motivations for English imperialism. Describe the social pressures that contributed to English colonization of North America. When the New World was discovered, it was by somewhat of an accident. A few of the European countries were trying to