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ECBP-14.1 Data Details

ECBP-14.1 Increase the inclusion of counseling for health promotion and disease prevention content in undergraduate nursing

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

National Data Source
Brief Baccalaureate Nursing Curriculum Survey; American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
99 (2009)
Target
100
Target-Setting Method
Total coverage
Numerator
Number of schools of nursing that includes the competency (counseling for health promotion and disease prevention) in required courses in entry-level baccalaureate nursing programs
Denominator
Number of schools of nursing with an entry-level baccalaureate nursing education program
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data

From the 2009 American Association of Colleges of Nursing Survey on Women's Health in the Entry level Baccalaureate Nursing School Curriculum.

[NUMERATOR:]

Please use the following descriptive categories to indicate how each of the following topics is included in your baccalaureate nursing curriculum: indicate if it is taught in one or more required courses and/or if it is taught as part of an existing required course, as a separate required course; as an elective course; or not offered or included in baccalaureate nursing curriculum.

1. Counseling for health risk reduction Options

2. cultural diversity

3. evaluation of health sciences literature

4. environmental health

5. public health systems

6. global health

Options:

  1. as part of an existing required course
  2. as a separate required course;
  3. as an elective course;
  4. not offered or included in baccalaureate nursing curriculum
Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable
Changes Between HP2010 and HP2020
This objective was moved from the Healthy People 2010 Access to Quality Health Care Chapter. Healthy People 2010 objective 1-7e tracked the proportion of baccalaureate-level nursing schools that offer competencies in counseling for health promotion and disease prevention. Four additional objectives addressing core competencies in baccalaureate-level nursing schools, i.e., evaluation of health sciences literature, environmental health, public health systems and global health, have been added to Healthy People 2020.