Essay about A Brief Note On Area Needed For Improvement
Community Resources There is an increase in hypertension seen in the community. It is imperative that healthcare providers not only educate the patients on hypertension, but they must educate the families and the communities. Some local community resources include the fire department which offers free blood pressure check, quarterly health fairs at churches, and the American Society of Hypertension.
Demographics: Mr. K.W. is a 41 year old African American male who has been recently diagnosed with Hypertension. Mr. K.W. was diagnosed with hypertension in August 2015. His body mass index (BMI) is calculated at 37.9. He used to smoke for 16 years at least a pack of cigarettes a day. Mr. K.W. quit smoking 10 years ago. He also used to drink an unknown…