Include the following •Analysis of the communicable disease (causes, symptoms, mode of transmission, complications, treatment) to include demographic break down (mortality, morbidity, incidence, and prevalence). • Identify and synthesize the determinants of health as related to the development of this disease.
• Identify and describe all elements of the epidemiological triad: Host factors, agent factors (presence or absence), and environmental factors. • Succinctly define the role of the primary care nurse practitioner according to a national nurse practitioner organization (AANP, for example) and synthesize the role to the management of infectious diseases (surveillance, primary/secondary/tertiary interventions, reporting, data collecting, data analysis, and follow-up). This includes the integration of models of practice which support the implementation of an evidence-based practice. Refer to your course textbook for models of practice examples. • A minimum of three scholarly references, research articles, is required.