Carlos Albizu University Week 1 Health Education of Public Health Discussion
Introduction to Public Health APA Style Question
Discussion Prompt 1-3 Paragraphs
Pick one of the 10 essential public health services and apply it toward your own community or city. How does that service directly affect you and why is it important?
Part 2 (Please Separate this part to a different Word Document)
Week 1 Assignment: Your Community Health
Research the local health department in your county (Miami Dade County) . If your county is too small, then use the health department from the largest city closest to you.
For this assignment:
- Provide a brief history of the local health department
- List and describe some of the programs that are maintained by the health department
- Select a program that you feel is the most needed in your community
- Discuss the importance of a local health department, and how they assist public health departments at the national level
This paper should be one to two pages in length and written in current APA Style 7th edition, including both a title page and a reference list of all sources used.