Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Article About Community Health Nursing

Prevention: It is the responsibility of community health nursing department to provide information about the prevention of life threatening diseases like HIV, TB, measles, sexually transmitted diseases etc. Smoking is really injurious to health but many of the citizens of our country are chain smokers. The nurses can really help them in quitting this bad habit by introducing preventive measures.

Supporting Health and Intervention: Families who are under life changing experiences like child bearing, parenting etc are then offered referrals to other services by health department. Young adults are given proper training about counseling and life changing skills and they convey this to the rest of the people of community.