Community Health for the 1990s
Jennie Moore, RGON, BA, Former Public Health Nurse, Waitara
Reference: Moore, J. (1990). Community Health for the 1990’s Nursing Praxis in New Zealand 6(1), 22-26
Community health in practice should be based on Primary Health Care philosophy. The statements made in the Alma Ata Declaration of 1978 and reinforced by the Ottawa Charter of 1986 give us the guidelines for putting this philosophy into practice.