Online Program

Health Behaviors of Marginalized and Vulnerable Communities

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Public health nurses are ideally suited to assist vulnerable populations with creating health promotion
Session Objectives: Analyze options available to community health nurses for assisting vulnerable populations in addressing chronic health problems.
Jean Swinney, PhD, RN

Healthcare utilization and patient engagement in women leaving jail or prison   
Alison M. Colbert, PhD, PHCNS, BC, Vanessa Durand, MS Ed, Ruth Howze, L. Kathleen Sekula, PhD, APRN, BC, FAAN, Rick Zoucha, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, CTN-A, FAAN and Susan Cohen, DSN, APRN, FAAN
Challenges in identifying and treating chronic illness in the homeless   
Constance Brehm, PhD, PHN, RN, Cheryl Westlake-Canary, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC and Laurie Lang, MSN/ED, ACNS, RN
Health status and intensity of need for nursing care outcomes in a socially vulnerable population   
Katherine Kaiser, PhD, PHCNS,BC, Teresa Hultquist, PhD, PHCNS,BC and Jenene Geske, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by: School Health Education and Services, Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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