Texas Christian University Community Assessment Presentation

Texas Christian University

Question Description

This assignment consists of both an interview and a PowerPoint (PPT) presentation.


Select a community of interest in your region. Perform a physical assessment of the community.

  1. Perform a direct assessment of a community of interest using the "Functional Health Patterns Community Assessment Guide."
  2. Interview a community health and public health provider regarding that person's role and experiences within the community.

Interview Guidelines

Interviews can take place in-person, by phone, or by Skype.

Develop interview questions to gather information about the role of the provider in the community and the health issues faced by the chosen community.

Complete the "Provider Interview Acknowledgement Form" prior to conducting the interview. Submit this document separately in its respective drop box.

Compile key findings from the interview, including the interview questions used, and submit these with the presentation.

PowerPoint Presentation

Create a PowerPoint presentation of 15-20 slides (slide count does not include title and references slide) describing the chosen community interest.

Include the following in your presentation:

  1. Description of community and community boundaries: the people and the geographic, geopolitical, financial, educational level; ethnic and phenomenological features of the community, as well as types of social interactions; common goals and interests; and barriers, and challenges, including any identified social determinates of health.
  2. Summary of community assessment: (a) funding sources and (b) partnerships.
  3. Summary of interview with community health/public health provider.
  4. Identification of an issue that is lacking or an opportunity for health promotion.
  5. A conclusion summarizing your key findings and a discussion of your impressions of the general health of the community.

While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA format ting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

Final Answer

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Community assessment involves the process of identifying the
characteristics and the settings of a society in a particular region.
The community assessment procedures helps in identifying the
strengths, weaknesses, assets, needs, and challenges of a
The process involves the strategies of analyzing the talents,
capabilities, skills, and abilities of the population in the effort of
understanding the community.
The procedures also involves the practices that helps healthcare
personnel in improving the process of providing health services
to the community.
Therefore, community assessment will analyze the settings of a
society through interviews with medical practitioners within the
location as well as identify the possibilities of improving the

Hough is located near the east side of Ohio Cleveland.
The community in Hough has an estimate of 12,000 citizens
in the region with almost 5,000 houses.
The largest population has an average of 45-55 years
followed by the youths between the age of 20-29 (Overview
of Hough, n.d).
The ethnic and race description involves a majority of more
than 91% of the African American population.
The whites follows with a percentage of 4% while the
Hispanic has 1% while the rest is a mixture of Asian and
Most of the population are English-speaking citizens with an
origin of the American culture.

Also, Hough community is comprised of 35% of employed population
while the unemployed amounts to 14%.
The non-working class has the highest percentage of 49% who include
the children and the aged population.
The household income per year incorporates 95% of people earning more
than $100k while the rest earns below $100k annually.
The education is based on the availability of school system that supports
the population.
Hough has a population of 15% who has a high degree programs whereas
56% with diplomas while the rest 26% has nor records of High School
diplomas (Overview of Hough, n.d).
The school programs includes; graduate schools are 1%, undergraduates
has 5%, high school 6%, grades 5-8 has 5%, grades 1-4 has 8%,
kindergarten 2%, and preschool has 1%.
The industry is comprised of people employed in various organizations.
For instance, the healthcare system has 30% of employees, hospitality
has 10%,

Manufacturing has 10%, education has 7%, government has
5.6%, other...

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