Running head: COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT
A Community Assessment of Erie County Volunteer Firefighters and Blood Donation
Department of Nursing
Table of Contents
I. Background Information on Affiliating AgencyÂ
II. Definition of Community Â
The well-being of the blood supply has always been a vital component of human existence. It is common knowledge that the existing blood supply is deficient to the increasing usage of blood and blood products. Ironically, as the topic of blood donation arises in society, fears and doubts as to how sa
The Gay Blood Ban: Is it Really Necessary?
For this paper, I attended a Lunch-n-Learn seminar entitled "Be Negative: A Program on HIV/AIDS" held at KSU on February 3, 2004. During the presentation, the speaker revealed that, as a gay man, he is forever prohibited from donating b
I am going to prove that in the play Macbeth, a symbol of blood is
portrayed often(and with different meanings), and that it is a symbol that is
developed until it is the dominating theme of the play towards the end of it.
To begin with, I found the word "blood", or diffe
The Safety of Blood
A five-year old girl is riding down the street, on her way to her best
friend's house. She doesn't have a care in the world and is quietly humming to
herself. Suddenly a car whips around the corner and swerves to avoid the child,
but he looses control and squarely hit
The Importance of Organ Donation
Each day approximately 6,300 people die and what makes this haunting is that presently there are 83,513 people waiting for organs to be donated, yet each day 17 people die because they do not receive a transplant (http://www.donatelife.net/facts_stats.html). Thes
About 74 people a day receive an organ transplant, however an average of 17 people die each day waiting for transplants. Did you know that more than 88,000 men, women and children currently await life-saving transplants? Every 12 minutes another name is added to the national transplant waiting lis
Title: Persuasive Speech
1. Attention getter- Pictures of aborted babies
2. Topic audience relationship- You or someone you know may be pregnant and may be considering having an abortion.
3. Credibility- I have been told that I was pregnant once and I also know people that have
Elizabeth Tudor, who later became Elizabeth I or England, was born on September 7, 1533 at Greenwich Palace. She was the second daughter of King Henry VII, a ruler engrossed with the requirement of a male heir. Her mother was Anne Boleyn, the second of Henry's six wives. When Elizabeth was merely
I am going to prove that in the play Macbeth, a symbol of blood is portrayed often(and with different meanings), and that it is a symbol that is developed until it is the dominating theme of the play towards the end of it.<br><br>To begin with, I found the word "blood", or different forms of it fort
While assuming a mournful tone that suggests the survivor resents his treasure as the result of a self-destructive materialism, the speech also acknowledges with nostalgia the high value accorded to the accumulation and spread of wealth in Germanic warrior culture. Such moral ambivalence results fro
Excerpts of Robespierre's speech of February 5, 1794
It is time to mark clearly the aim of the Revolution and the end toward which we wish to move; it is time to take stock of ourselves, of the obstacles which we still face, and of the means which we ought to adopt to attain our objective . . . .
Iron- Deficiency Anemia
If you have anemia, people may say you have tired blood. That's because anemia — a condition in which there aren't enough healthy red blood cells to carry adequate oxygen to your tissues — can make you feel tired (MayoClinic).
Anemia develops when your blood does not ha
<br>I. Imagine our class as a rugby team and Mrs. Edwards as our coach as we were flying over the Himalayas for a tournament until our plane suddenly crashes.
<br>A. Although we're most of us survived, we barely have any food to live on.
<br>B. Would we have to resort to cannibal
Blood Brothers Review by Rosie
Willy Russell’s ‘Blood Brothers’ is a very clever play that is based on superstitions and the life of a pair of twins.
The story is about twins that have been separated at birth; their mother already has more children than she can afford and being a single
Organ Donation: Why we should give the gift of life.
I hope to persuade the audience why each of them needs to make the commitment to be an organ donor
Why it is important to become an organ donor and sign an organ donation card and share your wishe
Specific purpose: to increase my audience's understanding of how memory functions and how it affects them.
Central idea: Memory is a process of the brain which is prone to certain failures, although specific steps can be taken to guard against these failures.
The book In Cold Blood by Truman Capote was a groundbreaking book written in a style that was very new at its time of publishing. Capote takes a real event, and puts a spin on traditional nonfiction, and makes it a novel. This book is supposedly the first of its kind. The novel also began a new styl
Hello everyone and good afternoon. I would like to thank everyone for joining us in this extraordinary chapter of our lives. I would like to start off by asking everyone to look around. For once, we all look the same. We all have that bright smile on our faces and the good feeling
Freedom of Speech
Freedom of speech is a right, through the amended Constitution of our nation, afforded to all natural born citizens of the Untied States. So why is it that students are subject to a lower level of this right? There have been numerous court cases in which students hav
PERSUASIVE SPEECH: Outline
Student: Ekeze Enubuzor
Comm 110, Fundamentals of Public Speaking
A. Attention Getter
1. Story about Mr. Robert Henry
a. Mr. Robert Henry is a 45-year-old corporate executive who, while prepari
A. As Illinois secretary of state, Jesse White's usual domain consists of licensing drivers, registering corporations and publishing the state's blue book manual, but he has recently turned his attention to people walking across the street.
1. According t
Hypertension: Blood Pressure Basics
What is hypertension? What causes hypertension and what are the symptoms?
Blood pressure is the force of blood pushing against blood vessel walls. The heart pumps blood into the arteries (blood vessels), which carry the blood throughout the body. High blood pres
How to make a taser
Hello ladies and gentlemen, my name is Callum Worsley and today I am going to teach you how to make a high voltage taser, non-deadly of course.
First of all, we’ll start off with the things you need, the items needed are very easy to get a hold of and you shouldn’t have
How do you feel when you have to wait for something you really, really want?.............What if it was something you couldn't live without?..........My cousin was five years old when he found out he needed a new kidney. He went on the organ waiting list ri
The story of Macbeth by William Shakespeare uses blood as an important symbol to illustrate the characters feelings and beliefs. Blood is used everywhere in Macbeth, the beginning in the battle field scenes, after they kill Duncan, when Banque was killed and at the end when Lady Macbeth feels that b
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: At the end of my speech, the audience will know about smokeless tobacco and the risks involved with using smokeless tobacco products.
Central Idea: Smokeless tobacco poses many threats to the health of its users.
Do any of you know the difference between industrial hemp and marijuana? Would you like to? The purpose of this speech is to explain the differences in marijuana and industrial hemp, and to show the need to reform the present hemp laws in the United States in order to make hemp available for indu
At the end of my speech, the audience will be able to identify the development of the Embryo and Fetus.
The fictional novel I decided to read was called Blood Work written by Michael Connelly. The book is pretty much about a FBI agent, retired because of his recent heart transplant surgery, he is living a retired life on his boat by himself when a girl named Graciela Rivers shows up. She tells the m