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Discussion: Mortality and morbidity data is often used in public health settings to help create programs to decrease the percentages of each.

Discussion: Mortality and morbidity data is often used in public health settings to help create programs to decrease the percentages of each.

 and morbidity data is often used in settings to help create programs to decrease the percentages of each.  Consider this as you read the lessons below.

Evaluation Title: Public Health Proposal

Navigate to the CDC website to read the lesson, Measures of Risk, Sections 2 and 3:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012). Section 2: Morbidity Frequency Measures (Links to an external site.) [Website].
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012). Section 3: Mortality Frequency Measures (Links to an external site.) [Website].
Identify and summarize 3 disparities found in your geographical area.
Based on the information provided, consider how mortality and morbidity data can be used in a public health setting to create programs aimed at decreasing the percentages.
Create a proposal to the state Department of Health focused on one program that you can create to address the disparities in your geographical area.
Utilize at least two outside resources to support your assignment submission.

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Cite all sources of information! When in doubt, cite the source. Paraphrasing also requires a citation.
I highly recommend using the APA Publication Manual, 6th edition.

Use of Direct Quotes

I discourage overutilization of direct quotes in DQs and assignments at the Masters’ level and deduct points accordingly.
As Masters’ level students, it is important that you be able to critically analyze and interpret information from journal articles and other resources. Simply restating someone else’s words does not demonstrate an understanding of the content or critical analysis of the content.
It is best to paraphrase content and cite your source.

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The university’s policy on late assignments is 10% penalty PER DAY LATE. This also applies to late DQ replies.
Please communicate with me if you anticipate having to submit an assignment late. I am happy to be flexible, with advance notice. We may be able to work out an extension based on extenuating circumstances.
If you do not communicate with me before submitting an assignment late, the GCU late policy will be in effect.
I do not accept assignments that are two or more weeks late unless we have worked out an extension.
As per policy, no assignments are accepted after the last day of class. Any assignment submitted after midnight on the last day of class will not be accepted for grading.

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