Describe the vulnerable population and setting. What are the risk factors that make this a vulnerable population?

Health Promotion Program Proposal
Health Promotion Proposal Part 1
Over the duration of this course you will write a scholarly paper Health Promotion Program Proposal
addressing existing nursing knowledge related to health promotion.
In the proposal you will also develop a health promotion program to meet a health need of a vulnerable
population in your potential concentration area or community.
The proposal must demonstrate graduate school level writing and critical analysis. The final version of
your proposal is due in Unit 8 (See Unit 8 for more information).
For this Unit 6 assignment you will submit Part One of your proposal detailing a health problem that is
prevalent within your selected group and demonstrating your research of health promotion strategies for
addressing this specific health problem.
1. Describe the health problem.
Using data and statistics support your claim that the issue you selected is a
What specifically will you address in your proposed health promotion program?
Be sure your proposed outcome is realistic and measureable.
2. Describe the vulnerable population and setting.
What are the risk factors that make this a vulnerable population?
Use evidence to support the risk factors you have identified.
3. Provide a review of literature from scholarly journals of evidence-based interventions
that address the problem.
After completing a library search related to effective interventions for your chosen
health promotion activity write a review that evaluates the strengths and
weaknesses of all the sources you have found.
You might consult research texts for information on how to write a review of the
literature found in your search.
4. Provide an overview of your implementation plan complete with a summary of
communication ideas and a timeline. Updated: August 2012 Page 2 of 2
5. Select and present an appropriate health promotion/disease prevention theoretical
or conceptual model that best serves as the guiding framework for the proposal
Paper Requirements
Three to five pages in length (excluding title page references and appendices)
Follow APA format
Cite a minimum of five research reports as a beginning reference list
DUE: to Dropbox on Day 7 of Unit 6 by 11:59 ET.
To view the Grading Rubric for this Assignment visit the Grading Rubrics
section of the Course Home.