Community Health & Wellness: Primary health care in practice, 5th Editionrepresents contemporary thinking and research in community health and wellness from Australia, New Zealand and the global community.
It challenges students and health professionals to become more aware of the primary health care (PHC) environments in which they work in order to gain an understanding of what is socially determining the health of the individuals, families and communities within their care.
Provides a focus on primary health care practice in Australia and New Zealand
Research and evidence-based practice throughout each chapter
Group exercises that can be used in practice or tutorial groups
Reflective questions to challenge the understanding of key principles and practice
Additional resources for lecturers via Evolve.
New to this Edition
Two new chapters:
Chapter 3 Assessing the Community
Chapter 6 Working in groups
The SDH Assessment Circle - a new model for community assessment
Stronger emphasis on working with migrant and refugee families
A new continuous case study - the Mason and Smith families; both fly-in fly-out (FIFO) families.
1. Creating and Maintaining a Healthy Community
2. Communities of Place
3. Assessing the Community
4. Planning and Promoting Community Health: Principles and practices
5. Nursing Roles
6. Working with Groups
SECTION 2: SUSTAINABLE HEALTH FOR FAMILY AND INDIVIDUALS
12. Inclusive communities: Gender, culture and power
13. Cultural Inclusiveness: safe cultures, healthy Indigenous people
14. Inclusive policies, equitable health care systems
15. Building the evidence base: Research to practice
ISBN: 9780729541756 ISBN-10: 0729541754 Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 572 Published: 14th October 2014 Publisher: Elsevier Australia
Country of Publication: AU Dimensions (cm): 27.2 x 21.6
Weight (kg): 0.38
Edition Number: 5