Implementing an Interprofessional Hypertension Clinic in a Rapidly Growing Community Outside of Port-au-Prince, Haiti

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623072
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Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Implementing an Interprofessional Hypertension Clinic in a Rapidly Growing Community Outside of Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Author(s):
Baird, Becky M.; Palmer, Ellen L.; Zimmerman, Rachel
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Delta Theta
Author Details:
Becky M. Baird, MS, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, USA; Ellen L. Palmer, PhD, International Child Care USA, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA; Rachel Zimmerman, We Care Haiti Ministries, McKinney, Texas, USA
Abstract:

Onaville Community Health Center is a Haitian-staffed clinic in the fastest growing area of Haiti, due to the displacement of earthquake survivors in Port-au-Prince after the 2010 earthquake. The Center has implemented a community hypertension program to provide education, nursing care, physician supervision, nutritional education and medication to this community.

Keywords:
Community Health Center; Haiti; Hypertension
Repository Posting Date:
9-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
9-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST538
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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dc.typePosteren
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dc.titleImplementing an Interprofessional Hypertension Clinic in a Rapidly Growing Community Outside of Port-au-Prince, Haitien_US
dc.contributor.authorBaird, Becky M.en
dc.contributor.authorPalmer, Ellen L.en
dc.contributor.authorZimmerman, Rachelen
dc.contributor.departmentDelta Thetaen
dc.author.detailsBecky M. Baird, MS, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, USA; Ellen L. Palmer, PhD, International Child Care USA, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA; Rachel Zimmerman, We Care Haiti Ministries, McKinney, Texas, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623072-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>Onaville Community Health Center is a Haitian-staffed clinic in the fastest growing area of Haiti, due to the displacement of earthquake survivors in Port-au-Prince after the 2010 earthquake. The Center has implemented a community hypertension program to provide education, nursing care, physician supervision, nutritional education and medication to this community.</span></p>en
dc.subjectCommunity Health Centeren
dc.subjectHaitien
dc.subjectHypertensionen
dc.date.available2017-10-09T16:49:51Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-09-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-09T16:49:51Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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