Communicable diseases rely on fluid exchange, contaminated substances, or close contact to travel from an infected carrier to a healthy individual.
Identify a communicable disease to research.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper summarizing your research. Include the following information:
- Describe the disease and discuss efforts to control it.
- Identify the environmental factors related to this disease.
- Explainthe influence of lifestyles, socioeconomic status, and disease management.
- Identifygaps and how you might link to other resources to meet needs that are not locally available.
- Include recommendations to expand the communities’ programs if there are gaps.
- Describe what the public health department is doing to reduce the threat of the disease.
- Include data findings, evidence-based intervention, and a plan to ensure quality health.
Include at least three references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.