Community Health

It is going to be a 3 slides ppp. The first slide will be the introduction. The second one is the windshield survey and the 3rd slide is going to talk about community’s health general status.
the community with the zip code 11205( Forte Greene area) please provide vital statistics. Please see attached!

 

 

Brooklyn Community: Zip Code 11205

 

 

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Brooklyn Community: Zip Code 11205

The Zipcode 11205, which covers Brooklyn, is one of the smaller urbanized areas in the country. It also has a very high density of people. Residents of the ZIP code 11205 are mostly of white descent. People in their late twenties to early forties make up a sizable portion of the population, as do those in their early thirties. There are also very few families and a considerable number of single persons. The 11205 ZIP code has a higher-than-average proportion of residents under the age of eighteen. Compared to the rest of the nation, the typical household earnings are forty-four thousand, six hundred and eighty-eight dollars. It is also comparable to ZIP codes in the immediate areas. Despite this, people in zip code 11205 tend to be poorer than average compared to the rest of the city.

The windshield survey indicates that some of the healthcare resources include, Brooklyn plaza media center, Homecrest health center, and Brooklyn free clinic. The Brooklyn Free Clinic is a student-operated medical facility at SUNY Downstate that works to eliminate health inequities in Brooklyn by providing medical care and teaching. The facility envisages a world in which every patient has access to the resources they require to be healthier, and also provides psychiatric services as shown in fig 1. The Brooklyn plaza medical center is not just a clinical organization, but it also aims to help society as a community-based entity involved in public health activities and hence consists of various departments. On the other hand, Homecrest health center has numerous departments, each of which is a multi-disciplinary endeavor focused on both great patient care and educational opportunities for staff.  The zip code also has private resources including private hospitals and pharmacies. Some of these facilities include Lenox hill hospital and King’s highway oral surgery.

Fig 1. Brooklyn free clinic (Brooklynfreeclinic.org, 2022)

Despite having these resources, the survey demonstrates that this community faces some challenges. Some rampant issues include water and air pollution which affects the health and well-being of residents. This results from wastes that come from the manufacturing facilities and homesteads. The other challenge is the poor suffering in the slums due to unemployment. Since the community has a high density of people who live in slums, diseases are spread. One of the slums is Bedford which is shown in figure 2. Unemployment has more than simply financial consequences for a community. People who are out of work not only have less money, but their physical and emotional health suffers as a result. While at Brooklyn free clinic, I interviewed one of the doctors who provided information as an informant. The doctor outlined that pollution is the cause of most diseases such as heart diseases, pulmonary diseases, respiratory diseases in children. The doctor says pollution awareness talks and shows has played a role in reducing the problem.

Fig. 2 Bedford slum (Alamy, n.d)

The survey shows that Brooklyn has the highest cases of heart disease than any other state. The other common diseases in this zip code include diabetes, hypertension, and stroke. This zip code is also recognized for a higher number of emergency visits. People’s health may be greatly influenced by where they reside. Libraries, playgrounds, and convenient access to high-quality medical care are indicators of an area’s health, as are appropriate and high-quality housing and a strong sense of community. These statistics are consistent with the health statistics from the NewyorkPrebyterian. The website shows that research and development are necessary for fighting cardiovascular diseases (NewyorkPrebyterian, 2022). In addition to providing a sense of security, the research also shows where to get access to locations where residents may exercise and shops where they can buy nutritious foods.

When we walked into the neighborhood, we realized that the area has several health facilities and pharmacies. Some areas were slums while others were for middle-class people. Despite having many healthcare facilities, it seems most people cannot afford quality care. Generally, it is a nice neighborhood with both natural and human resources.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

References

Alamy. (n.d.). A slum in the Bedford-stuyvesant section of Brooklyn. Retrieved from https://www.alamy.com/dec-12-2006-a-slum-in-the-bedford-stuyvesant-section-of-brooklyn-new-image65565679.html

Brooklynfreeclinic.org. (2022). Psychiatric services. Retrieved from https://www.brooklynfreeclinic.org/services/psychiatric-services

NewyorkPrebyterian. (2022). General cardiology: National leaders in cardiovascular care. Retrieved from https://www.nyp.org/heart/general-cardiology?gclid=Cj0KCQiAjc2QBhDgARIsAMc3SqRZ8-SYgoK6LOSgaJhqA-MAY3r5KLMnsg1kDTah7nLEpW9aYeWzlgIaAt9PEALw_wcB&gclsrc=aw.ds

 

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