The course utilizes the social systems theory in the provision of community health care. Application of principles of epidemiology is emphasized in the maintenance of optimum wellness. The social system theory. Analysis of the family and significant others. Assessment of the community – environmental and community health services. Philosophy, components and principle of primary health care settings. Development of physical assessment skills. Assessment of the family. The interrelationship of social and physical environment on health. Organization and coordination of community health services.


Level of Study: 300 Level