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Nursing in a community

Given the basic preparation of registered nurses for the care of individual clients, what difficulties may the nurse encounter in addressing the needs of the community as client?

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Communities have much the same issues as individuals however on a much broader scale. When addressing the needs of a community nurses must be aware of a larger sphere of interactions and social dynamics that can have a great impact on the health of individuals in the community and the community as a whole. Each community is unique in its composition and essential health needs. While general needs between communities may be similar the ...