Core Functions Of Public Health Quiz: Trivia!

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Core Functions Of Public Health Quiz: Trivia! - Quiz

Do you know the core functions of public health? The way we take care of our society is to be clean with our bodies, which helps prevent sickness. Public health attempts to improve the quality of life through the prevention and treatment of disease. For this quiz, you should know the purpose of state health agencies. This quiz will test your knowledge of the core functions of public health. Good luck.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Purpose of State Health Agencies: to promote, protect, and maintain the health and welfare of their citizens.  These purposes are outlined in the ____ ______ __ _____ _____. These core functions are _______, ______ _______, and ______. These core functions have been defined further with the __ _______ _______.

    The correct answer is "core functions of public health assessment, policy development, and assurance." State Health Agencies have the purpose of promoting, protecting, and maintaining the health and welfare of their citizens. These purposes are outlined in the core functions of public health assessment, policy development, and assurance. These core functions are further defined with the 10 essential services.

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  • 2. 

    Inform, educate, empower.

  • 3. 

    Mobilize community partnerships.

    This answer suggests that the correct answer is "policy development." However, without the question or any context provided, it is difficult to determine the specific reason behind this answer. It could be inferred that "mobilize community partnerships" is a step or action that leads to or is necessary for policy development. However, without further information, this is purely speculation.

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    Develop policies.

    The given answer "policy development" is the correct answer because it accurately describes the process of creating or formulating policies. Policy development involves researching, analyzing, and designing policies that address specific issues or objectives. It includes gathering information, consulting stakeholders, considering various options, and ultimately drafting and implementing policies. This answer aligns with the topic of the question and provides a clear and concise explanation of the term.

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    Enforce laws.

    Assurance refers to the act of providing confidence or certainty. In the context of the given answer, it is likely that the question is asking for a term or concept that relates to the enforcement of laws. "Enforce laws" can be seen as a form of assurance, as it ensures that laws are followed and provides a sense of security and trust in the legal system. Therefore, assurance is a suitable explanation for the correct answer in this case.

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  • 6. 

    Link to / provide care.

  • 7. 

    Assure competent workforce.

    The word "assurance" in this context suggests the act of providing confidence or certainty in having a competent workforce. It implies that there is a guarantee or promise of having skilled and capable employees.

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    Assurance is the correct answer because it means the act of giving confidence or certainty to someone. In the context of the given question, "evaluate" does not have a direct connection to "assurance" and does not provide any explanation or reasoning for it. Therefore, "assurance" is the most appropriate answer among the given options.

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  • 9. 

    Moniter health.

  • 10. 

    Diagnose and investigate.

  • 11. 

    All core fuctions involce system management, which is _______.

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