Serving Vulnerable Populations

Order type: EssaySubject: NursingAcademic level: UndergraduateStyle: APA
Imagine you are a community health nurse assigned to care for a family with a newly diagnosed type-2 diabetic member. The diabetic family member, JK, is a 66-year-old African American woman with hypertension and asthma. JK lives in a food desert and does not drive. JK’s family visits her weekly, but they have complicated lives and are unable to provide daily care for her.Evaluate the following community health resources:United States Department of AgricultureFood Access Research Atlas OverviewFood Access Research Atlas MapCenters for Disease Control and PreventionA Look Inside Food DesertsSmall Food Stores and Availability of Nutritious FoodsState Health StatisticsAmerican Nutrition AssociationUSDA Defines Food DesertsCreate a plan detailing opportunities for JK to gain adequate access to appropriate foods for one week. Your plan must address:Appropriate and realistic estimated budgetShopping locationsTransportation means, routes, and timingSupport servicesCompare JK’s community Miami-Dade county census data.