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Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Project Course I and II (NGC 798 & NGC 799)Pro: Statistics

The DNP Project Guide is intended to provide students with information that can assist them in developing and planning their DNP project.
Last Updated: May 22, 2024 10:13 AM

Statistics enable us to:

Health statistics allow us to:

  • Document the health status of the population and of important subgroups
  • Identify disparities in health status and use of health care services by race or ethnicity, socioeconomic status, region, and other population characteristics
  • Describe our experiences with the health care system
  • Monitor trends in health status and health care delivery
  • Identify health problems
  • Support biomedical and health services research
  • Provide information for making changes in public policies and programs
  • Evaluate the impact of health policies and programs

Sources of Health Statistics (select)

Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans.

  • MIDSS - Measurement Instrument Database for the Social Sciences