Public Health Nursing Practice Manual
Public Health Nursing Practice Model*
3. Mobilize Community
4. Develop Policies & Plans
2. Diagnose & Investigate
Inform, Educate, Empower
Link to/ Provide Care
Assure Competent Workforce
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Development in Population-based Practice October 5, November 2, December 7, 2000 . St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Department of Health, Public Health Nursing Section. Retrieved May 7, 2001, from the World Wide Web: http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/chs/phn/material.htm (D) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2000). Healthy People 2010. (Vol. 1). McLean, VA: International Medical Publishing, Inc.
*Created by Los Angeles County DPH, Public Health Nursing with input from CCLHDND-Southern Region. This model serves as the basis for the CCLHDND California PHN Practice Model (04-2007). Revised © 2007 Los Angeles County DPH Public Health Nursing
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