Population Health, Communities and Health Promotion

Paperback | December 27, 2008

bySansnee Jirowong, Pranee Liamputtong

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Population Health, Communities and Health Promotion shows how to progress from thinking about and assessing the health needs of a community to how to plan, implement, and evaluate a health promotion project for a particular group or population. Using real world case studies and examples, thetext provides students with an introduction to community health within a population health and health promotion framework and explains how these areas work together in practice.

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Population Health, Communities and Health Promotion shows how to progress from thinking about and assessing the health needs of a community to how to plan, implement, and evaluate a health promotion project for a particular group or population. Using real world case studies and examples, thetext provides students with an introduction t...

Sansnee Jirowong is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Western Sydney.
Format:PaperbackDimensions:283 pages, 9.65 × 7.48 × 0.79 inPublished:December 27, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195560558

ISBN - 13:9780195560558

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Table of Contents

PrefaceSECTION 1: THEORY AND CONECPTS1. Population health and health promotion2. Primary health care and health promotionSECTION 2: NEEDS ASSESSMENT3. health needs assessment of the target population4. Health of indigenous Australians and health promotion5. Needs assessment of health professionals and stakeholdersSECTION 3: PLANNING6. Project plan and protocol7. Project planning using the precede-proceed model8. Planning human resources9. Planning for policy advocacy for health promotionSECTION 4: IMPLEMENTATION10. Health promotion: how to build community capacity11. Community Development and Empowerment12. Health promotion and health education for a multicultural communitySECTION 5: EVALUATION13. Frameworks of project evaluation14. Levels of project evaluation15. Emerging population health issues and health promotionGlossaryReferencesIndex