Community health nurses practice in a variety of settings.
The purpose of this paper is to describe the community setting and analyze the
role of a nurse in the assigned setting. Health promotion nursing interventions
and a professional nursing organization related to this role will also be
The topic for this paper is the role of a nurse in a
This assignment enables the student to meet the following
· CO5: Analyze
the nursing roles in providing comprehensive care in a variety of community
health settings. (PO 1)
· CO6: Utilize
a systems-based and collaborative approach to address factors that influence
the health of a community and population health problems. (PO 2)
Watch the tutorial on tips for completing the Community
Settings and Community Health Nursing Roles assignment.
This APA paper is expected to be no more than four pages in
length (not including the title page and reference list). Below are the
requirements for successful completion of this paper. Please use the
recommended APA Template linked below, which incorporates the following
categories as the first level headings on your paper. APA formatting helps you
to organize your paper in a professional manner and provides consistent methods
for citing your sources and completing your reference page. See the documents
in the APA category in Resources for assistance with APA formatting. The
Student Success Strategies resource has great sections on writing scholarly
papers and APA formatting.
1. The community
health setting for this paper must be a correctional setting such as a jail or
prison (state, federal, men’s, women’s, juvenile, psychiatric, military, etc.).
2. Click to view
and download the NR443 Community Settings APA Template (Links to an external
site.) to complete your paper. The template is formatted with the appropriate
running head, title page, page numbers, paragraph formatting, and most of the
headings. Please edit the headers and title page with your specific
information. You are also encouraged to view the Week 4 assignment tutorial
found at the end of the Academic Integrity Reminder.
3. Read the chapter
of your textbook on the assigned
community health setting and take notes based on the outline below.
4. Locate and read
at least one scholarly peer-reviewed journal article that is not assigned in
the course related to a nurse’s role in health promotion in this setting. Go to
the Chamberlain library at http:/library.chamberlain.edu (Links to an external
site.). Search peer reviewed journals to find a scholarly article on this
topic. The article must be less than 10 years old (less than 5 years is best).
address the following categories using the APA Template that is provided.
o The introduction
should be interesting and capture the reader’s attention.
o Introduce the
assigned community setting
o Briefly identify
CHN role(s) in this setting
o Identify vulnerable
population(s) served in this setting
o Include a purpose
Setting (two to three paragraphs)
o Describe the
assigned community setting, including vulnerable population(s) served.
o Discuss three
health services provided by the a CHN in the assigned setting.
o Use your textbook
or an outside scholarly source to address these sub-points.
Promotion Nursing Intervention (two to three paragraphs)
o Describe in
detail health promotion intervention(s) that a CHN could implement in the
people/organizations/community members this CHN role may collaborate with in
health promotion interventions.
o Utilize at least
one peer-reviewed scholarly article related to a health promotion intervention.
Nursing Organization (two paragraphs)
o Provide a
detailed description of a professional nursing organization related to the
assignedcommunity setting. Search the text, your article, or the Internet for
one professional organization that supports nurses in this role. If you can’t
find an organization specific to this group, search the American Nurses
Association (ANA) website for information on this role. Cite the organization
in the body of the text with (organization name, year), and include a complete
reference on the reference page.
o Discuss one
professional issue that this organization is addressing related to the
· Summary (one
The summary reiterates key points about:
o The community
setting and the CHN role(s)
o Health promotion
o Includes a
Page: The reference page should start on a new page (insert a page break). All
references should be cited within the body of the paper as (author or
organization, year), and the full reference should be included in APA format on
the reference page. A URL link alone is not an adequate reference. See the
Chamberlain Guidelines for Professional Writing in the APA Folder in Resources
for examples of properly formatted references.
The setting for this paper must be a correctional settting.
Use Microsoft Word 2010™ or later to create this assignment on the template
· We highly
recommend that you used the specific APA paper template for this assignment
linked above as the headings are already included.
Writing: APA format is required. Review APA documents in Resources, and use the
free resources of tutor.com for writing tutors.
· Length: This
paper is expected to be no more than 4 pages in length (not including the title
page and reference list).
should be minimal—please paraphrase your sources. A maximum of one quotation
should be used for this paper.
· Save your
paper with your last name in the document title (e.g., Smith Community
Submit your paper by 11:59 p.m. MT Sunday of Week 4.
Submission: See the course policy on late submissions.
Best Practices in Preparing the Paper
The following are best practices in preparing this project.
· Follow the
guidelines above carefully.
· Use only the
assigned community setting.
· Complete you
· Use the
provided APA assignment specific template.
· Ask you
instructor if you have any questions.
· Visit the
SSPRNBSN Student Success resource for help with writing a scholarly paper, APA
formatting, and library navigation. This should be one of your course tiles.
· Use the 1st
column of the grading rubric to make sure all elements of the paper are
· Cite all
sources within the paper as well as on the reference page.
prior to final submission.
· Check for
spelling and grammar errors prior to final submission with Grammarly.com or the
free tutor available through the Tutoring link in the course.
Week 4 Assignment Community Settings and Community Health Nursing Roles tutorial.