Communicable Disease and infectious disease
Read chapter 25 of the class textbook and review the attached PowerPoint presentation; once done answer the following questions.
- Mention and discuss the principles related to the occurrence and transmission of infection and infectious diseases.
- Describe and discuss the three focus areas in Healthy People 2020 objectives that apply to infectious diseases.
- Define and discuss the definition of infectious and communicable disease and give and explain at least 2 examples of each one of them.
- Describe and discuss the legal responsibility for control of the communicable diseases in the United States.
As stated in the syllabus present your assignment in an APA format word document, Arial 12 font attached to the forum in the discussion tab of the blackboard titled “Week 5 discussion questions”. Also, the assignment must be posted in Turnitin and in the assignment tab of the blackboard titled “Week 5 APA”. A minimum of 2 references (excluding the class textbook. Two replies to any of your peers sustained with the proper references are required and the references must be quoted in the assignment and the replies (THE POST OF MY PEERS ARE ATTACHED ON FILE). A minimum of 700 words is required in the discussion post. Make sure you use spell-check or Grammarly before you post your assignment. I’ve been seeing many spelling/grammars errors in the assignments.
Book: Nies, Mary A., McEwen, Melanie (2015). CommunityPublic Health Nursing. Promoting the Health of the Populations. (6th ed)