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Community Assessment Worksheet (3 Clinical Hours)

Group A: Demographics

For the data, we are using County Health Rankings, which combines data from the CDC, American Community Survey, census data and more.

Web link: http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/

Go to: Explore Health Rankings, Find County Rankings– enter your clinical site’s county and state.

For Demographics questions 1-5: Open the County Demographics drop down menu

  1. What was the total population of your clinical site’s county and state?

The total population of my clinical sites- county is 354,353 and the state is 20,984,400

  1. A. Compare the population in your clinical site’s county to the state for the following categories:

% Below 18 years of age

% Over 65

% Non-Hispanic African American

% Hispanic

% Non-Hispanic White

% Rural

  1. How could growth or decline in population influence public health planning in various age groups?
  1. How could living in a rural area influence health outcomes?

Community Assessment Worksheet A and Clinical Activities Reporting

Grading Rubric (100 points)

Grading Criteria

Points Possible

Points Received

Accurate report of clinical hours and activities; thoughtful and reflective synthesis/reaction; inclusion of plans for next week

20

Responses to questions demonstrate critical thinking and analysis of the data

60

Responses are based off of the correct data gathered from the website

20

Points Deducted

Deductions from the total assignment grade for grammar and spelling errors:

  • 1 point for each grammatical error (deduction for a particular word that is repeatedly misspelled will be taken only once per assignment);
  • 1 point for the use of an incomplete sentence (deduction is for EACH incomplete sentence).
  • 10 points will be deducted from the total score of the assignment per day for each day the assignment is late except in the case of an excused absence or of prior approval from your clinical instructor for late submission. In the case of an excused absence, 10 points will be deducted from the total score per day for each day the assignment is submitted after 1-week from the period of absence.
  • Any clinical assignment received later than 1 week after the due date (or later than 1 week after the period of absence in the case of an excused absence) will result in a clinical unsatisfactory. For each additional week the assignment is late, an additional clinical unsatisfactory will be received.
  • 1 point for each grammatical error (deduction for a particular word that is repeatedly misspelled will be taken only once per assignment);
  • 1 point for the use of an incomplete sentence (deduction is for EACH incomplete sentence).
  • 10 points will be deducted from the total score of the assignment per day for each day the assignment is late except in the case of an excused absence or of prior approval from your clinical instructor for late submission. In the case of an excused absence, 10 points will be deducted from the total score per day for each day the assignment is submitted after 1-week from the period of absence.
  • Any clinical assignment received later than 1 week after the due date (or later than 1 week after the period of absence in the case of an excused absence) will result in a clinical unsatisfactory. For each additional week the assignment is late, an additional clinical unsatisfactory will be received.
  • 1 point for each grammatical error (deduction for a particular word that is repeatedly misspelled will be taken only once per assignment);
  • 1 point for the use of an incomplete sentence (deduction is for EACH incomplete sentence).
  • 10 points will be deducted from the total score of the assignment per day for each day the assignment is late except in the case of an excused absence or of prior approval from your clinical instructor for late submission. In the case of an excused absence, 10 points will be deducted from the total score per day for each day the assignment is submitted after 1-week from the period of absence.
  • Any clinical assignment received later than 1 week after the due date (or later than 1 week after the period of absence in the case of an excused absence) will result in a clinical unsatisfactory. For each additional week the assignment is late, an additional clinical unsatisfactory will be received.
  • 1 point for each grammatical error (deduction for a particular word that is repeatedly misspelled will be taken only once per assignment);
  • 1 point for the use of an incomplete sentence (deduction is for EACH incomplete sentence).
  • 10 points will be deducted from the total score of the assignment per day for each day the assignment is late except in the case of an excused absence or of prior approval from your clinical instructor for late submission. In the case of an excused absence, 10 points will be deducted from the total score per day for each day the assignment is submitted after 1-week from the period of absence.
  • Any clinical assignment received later than 1 week after the due date (or later than 1 week after the period of absence in the case of an excused absence) will result in a clinical unsatisfactory. For each additional week the assignment is late, an additional clinical unsatisfactory will be received.
  • 1 point for each grammatical error (deduction for a particular word that is repeatedly misspelled will be taken only once per assignment);
  • 1 point for the use of an incomplete sentence (deduction is for EACH incomplete sentence).
  • 10 points will be deducted from the total score of the assignment per day for each day the assignment is late except in the case of an excused absence or of prior approval from your clinical instructor for late submission. In the case of an excused absence, 10 points will be deducted from the total score per day for each day the assignment is submitted after 1-week from the period of absence.
  • Any clinical assignment received later than 1 week after the due date (or later than 1 week after the period of absence in the case of an excused absence) will result in a clinical unsatisfactory. For each additional week the assignment is late, an additional clinical unsatisfactory will be received.

Deductions for late submission of the assignment:

Total Score

Community Assessment Worksheet (3 Clinical Hours)

Group B: Quality of Life

For the data, we are using County Health Rankings, which combines data from the CDC, American Community Survey, census data and more.

Web link: http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/

Go to: Explore Health Rankings, Find County Rankings– enter your clinical site’s county and state.

For Quality of Life questions: Go to the Quality of Life section under Health Outcomes. For some questions you may have to click directly on the applicable category or open Additional Health Outcomes under Quality of Life)

Community Assessment Worksheet B and Clinical Activities Reporting

Grading Rubric (100 points)

Grading Criteria

Points Possible

Points Received

Community Assessment Worksheet B included in accurate report of clinical hours and activities; thoughtful and reflective synthesis/reaction

20

Responses to questions demonstrate critical thinking and analysis of the data

60

Responses are based off of the correct data gathered from the website

20

Points Deducted

Deductions from the total assignment grade for grammar and spelling errors:

Deductions for late submission of the assignment:

Total Score

Community Assessment Worksheet (3 Clinical Hours)

Group C: Quality of Life

For the data, we are using County Health Rankings, which combines data from the CDC, American Community Survey, census data and more.

Web link: http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/

Go to: Explore Health Rankings, Find County Rankings– enter your clinical site’s county and state.

For Health Behavior questions: Go to the Health Behaviors section under Health Outcomes. For some questions you may have to click directly on the applicable category.

Group C: Health Factors-Health Behaviors

  1. How does your clinical site’s county and state compare to the Top U.S. Performers regarding adult smoking?
  1. How does your clinical site’s county compare to its state and the Top U.S. Performers regarding adult obesity? What are the health implications of adult obesity?
  1. How does your clinical site’s county compare to its state and the Top U.S. Performers regarding food environment index? What is this measurement?

  1. How does your clinical site’s county compare to its state and the Top U.S. Performers regarding physical inactivity and access to exercise opportunities?What are these measurements? Why do you think the percentage of physical inactivity is not lower when the percentage who have access to parks/recreational is so high?
  1. How does your clinical site’s county compare to its state and the Top U.S. Performers regarding excessive drinking and alcohol-impaired driving deaths?Comment on any correlation between excessive drinking and alcohol-impaired driving death rates.

Community Assessment Worksheet C and Clinical Activities Reporting

Grading Rubric (100 points)

Grading Criteria

Points Possible

Points Received

Community Assessment Worksheet C included in accurate report of clinical hours and activities; thoughtful and reflective synthesis/reaction

20

Responses to questions demonstrate critical thinking and analysis of the data

60

Responses are based off of the correct data gathered from the website

20

Points Deducted

Deductions from the total assignment grade for grammar and spelling errors:

Deductions for late submission of the assignment:

Total Score

Community Assessment Worksheet (3 Clinical Hours)

Group D: Health Factors- Clinical Care

For the data, we are using County Health Rankings, which combines data from the CDC, American Community Survey, census data and more.

Web link: http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/

Go to: Explore Health Rankings, Find County Rankings– enter your clinical site’s county and state.

For Clinical Care questions: Go to the Clinical Care section under Health Factors. For some questions you may have to click directly on the applicable category or click on the graph icon)

Group D: Health Factors- Clinical Care

Community Assessment Worksheet D and Clinical Activities Reporting

Grading Rubric (100 points)

Grading Criteria

Points Possible

Points Received

Accurate report of clinical hours and activities; thoughtful and reflective synthesis/reaction; inclusion of plans for next week

20

Responses to questions demonstrate critical thinking and analysis of the data

60

Responses are based off of the correct data gathered from the website

20

Points Deducted

Deductions from the total assignment grade for grammar and spelling errors:

Deductions for late submission of the assignment:

Total Score

Community Assessment Worksheet (3 Clinical Hours)

Group E: Social & Economic Factors; Physical Environment

For the data, we are using County Health Rankings, which combines data from the CDC, American Community Survey, census data and more.

Web link: http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/

Go to: Explore Health Rankings, Find County Rankings– enter your clinical site’s county and state.

For Social & Economic Factors questions 1 & 2: Go to the Social & Economic Factors section under Health Factors. For some questions you may have to click directly on the applicable category.

For Physical Environment questions 3 & 4: Go to the Physical Environment section under Health Factors. For some questions you may have to click directly on the applicable category.

Community Assessment Worksheet E and Clinical Activities Reporting

Grading Rubric (100 points)

Grading Criteria

Points Possible

Points Received

Community Assessment Worksheet B included in accurate report of clinical hours and activities; thoughtful and reflective synthesis/reaction

20

Responses to questions demonstrate critical thinking and analysis of the data

60

Responses are based off of the correct data gathered from the website

20

Points Deducted

Deductions from the total assignment grade for grammar and spelling errors:

Deductions for late submission of the assignment:

Total Score