Write a 3000 words essay that critically evaluates the design and conduct of a health needs assessment of a community or group with a specific illness/issue that you have designed, demonstrating that you have met the learning outcomes.
The essay is an opportunity to develop a systematic and comprehensive critical discussion of a community/group health needs assessment.
Identify the specific population or group and critically interpret the epidemiological and demographic data about the health issue and social determinants of health.
Develop a sound argument for the choices that you make in terms of identifying and prioritising the health needs.
Provide a rational for your chosen method of health needs assessment.
Critically appraise your choice/process i.e. what works and what are the barriers to success. How can they be challenged?