Primary Health Care

Select a Primary Health Care (PHC) nursing role of interest to you. Explain why this nursing role is considered to be delivering primary health care and describe the common features of this role. Briefly describe the client group serviced by a nurse undertaking this role and identify a common health issue experienced by this clientele. Provide justification as to why the nurse would undertake health promotion action to address this issue on behalf of their clients.

Explain each of the five health promotion strategies identified in the Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion. For each strategy, provide an example of an activity the PHC nurse could undertake that demonstrates your understanding of the health promotion strategy.

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