Global Health Risk Paper

Global Health Risk Paper


Choose a global health issue. For this assignment, you will introduce the health issue and discuss the interventions necessary to prevent the issue and promote health.

Some topics to consider may include:

  1. Anthrax
  2. Bioterrorism
  3. Cholera
  4. Clostridium botulinum infection
  5. Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus
  6. Ebola virus disease
  7. Escherichia coli
  8. Human immunodeficiency virus disease
  9. Malaria
  10. Plague
  11. Severe respiratory distress syndrome
  12. Small pox
  13. Suicide
  14. Tuberculosis
  15. Vancomycin-resistant enterococcus infection
  16. West Nile virus

Include the following in your paper:

  1. Introduction/overview of the health issue and the prevalence in the United States and worldwide
  2. Contributing factors
  3. Prevention strategies
  4. Signs and symptoms
  5. Diagnostic tests (if applicable)
  6. Advanced practice nursing role and management strategies
  7. Medical/pharmacological management (if applicable)
  8. Follow-up care
  9. Conclusion

Write a 3–4 page paper following APA format. You must include 2–3 scholarly sources in your citations and references.

Review the rubric for further information on how your assignment will be graded.