Public Health Current Event 3 Pages Min.

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Please write a 3-4 page paper double spaced APA style on a current public health issue. Follow all the directions on attachment, and please do not plagiarize anything or I will get refund. Also, ignore the discussion part in the attachment, just focus on the actual paper and questions that must be answered. Thank you!

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HSCI 345 Online: Issues in Public Health Department of Health Sciences CURRENT ISSUE SUMMARY DIRECTIONS Paper Requirements: All papers must be 3 pages minimum, typed, double-spaced, using 12 point font (Arial or Times New Roman), and with 1-inch margins. You must follow page limitations as specified in the grading rubric. The reference list does not count toward page limitations. Please format your references using APA or AMA style. An abstract is not required. If you decide to include an abstract – note that it is not included in the page number requirement. Submit an electronic copy of your current event paper to Canvas via a Turnitin link prior to the class session you are scheduled to present your current event on. Failure to submit to Turnitin will constitute a score of zero (0) on the assignment. NO EXCEPTIONS! Note: In addition to the required elements specified in the grading rubric, all papers will be graded on grammar, punctuation, and spelling. Papers should also follow the APA or AMA style manual of referencing citations. This includes proper citation of reference materials in the text and the reference section at the end of the paper. Selection of Topic: You should select any current public health event or ongoing health problem from a professional and reputable publication. Examples are: • Daily publications, websites, tweets, social media outlets, — (e.g.): Los Angeles Times, New York Times, etc. • Weekly publications— (e.g.): Time, Newsweek, etc. • Health-related websites Public Health journals and publications Fact sheets and/or results of a study are not acceptable sources. If you are unsure of a source’s credibility, check with me first. The chosen topic must be current, occurring within the last 6-12 months. Your topic must not duplicate another student’s topic. For example, if a student chose 1 the Hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego, you should not chose the same topic. You must completely cite your sources and include a link to your source to your paper. Point Distribution: Your summary should cover the following areas— 1. Introduction: Provide a summary of the article and an objective overview of the public health issue. What issue is the article highlighting? Discuss why this is a public health issue. 2. Cause and severity of the issue: Discuss the causes and severity of the health issue. Who is affected, what are the current statistics, what are the risk factors? 3. Intervention: Identify public health agencies involved (or should be involved). What interventions are discussed? What steps are being taken to remedy the health problem? 4. Recommendations: Your detailed suggestions for additional prevention efforts to address this problem. Your recommendations should directly reflect and be specifically supported by course readings and discussions. Make specific references to these readings. 5. Mechanics: Sentence structure, grammar, spelling, appropriate APA or AMA style Discussion: Brief Summary of Paper Post a brief (50 words of less) summary of your current event paper for your peers to the corresponding Canvas link the week the Current Event assignment is due. Simply state the current issue, share what you found of interest regarding the issue, and any solutions or your recommendations. Provide a link to your article. Comment to two of your peers and offer insight or additional questions noting why this is a current public health concern. 2 CURRENT ISSUES SUMMARY RUBRIC POINTS POSSIBLE SECTIONS Introduction: £ Summary of article (issue article is highlighting) £ Why this is a public health issue £ Cited all references 10 Cause and severity of the issue: £ £ £ £ Who is affected Current statistics Risk factors Cited all references 10 Intervention: £ £ £ 10 Public health agencies involved Interventions discussed Cited all references Recommendations: 10 £ Your recommendations for additional prevention efforts. £ Opinions supported with facts and are from class readings/discussion. £ Cited all references Mechanics: £ £ £ £ £ 10 3 pages minimum Sentence structure Grammar Spelling 1" borders 3 POINTS EARNED £ £ £ 12 pt. Arial/Times New Roman font APA/AMA style citations Inclusion of article via link TOTAL POINTS 50 4 ...
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Running head: VIOLENCE AGAINST HEALTH WORKERS

Violence against Health Workers
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VIOLENCE AGAINST HEALTH WORKERS

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Violence against health workers
Introduction
Healthcare workers are often confounded by the violence of physical and verbal nature as
well as threats as they undertake in their mandate which has contributed immensely in the
healthcare workers fearing for their wellbeing. Lisa Tenney, RN, of the Maryland Emergency
Nurses Association makes claims that she has been spat on, kicked, shoved, pushed, kicked,
punched, scratched and even bitten as she undertakes her mandate. She says that additionally she
has been threatened and abused verbally to the extent that she needed a security escort to her car
(The Joint Commission, 2018). Violence imposed on the healthcare workers in the workplace is
surprising whilst verbal abuse directed at health care providers is more often than not
disregarded.
Regardless of the magnitude and time of threat, it is important each episode is reported to
the leaders, law enforcement officers as well as internal security and an incident report modified
forthwith in a bid, so, an analysis can be conducted so more informed decisions can be made on
that account. With that future risk can be mitigated (The Joint Commission, 2018). The issue
being raised in the predicament is that healthcare workers often have to work out of fear as
patients and customers become verbally and physically abusive in which case most incidents
especially if they are minor are often ignored. The ...

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Tutor went the extra mile to help me with this essay. Citations were a bit shaky but I appreciated how well he handled APA styles and how ok he was to change them even though I didnt specify. Got a B+ which is believable and acceptable.

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