Population-Based Interventions

TOPIC: Intervention Wheel Analysis

The intervention wheel is a commonly used model used in public health. The purpose of this assignment is to analyze the intervention wheel and contrast it with another model used in public health. Write a 1,250-1,500 word paper, including the following:

  1. A description of the strengths and weaknesses of the intervention wheel.
  2. An example of when the intervention wheel has been used in public health.
  3. A brief description of another model used in public health.
  4. A description of how the two models are similar.
  5. A description of how the two models are different.

Cite three resources in your paper.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide.

You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.


Read Chapter 11 in Public Health Nursing: Population-Centered Health Care in the Community.

Read “Theories, Models and Frameworks Used in Capacity Building Interventions Relevant to Public Health: A Systematic Review,” by Bergeron, Abdi, DeCorby, Mensah, Rempel, and Manson, from BMC Public Health (2017). URL: https://lopes.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=127005753&site=ehost-live&scope=site

Read “Tools for Implementing an Evidence-Based Approach in Public Health Practice,” by Jacobs, Jones, Gabella, Spring, and Brownson, from Preventing Chronic Disease (2012), located on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website. URL: https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2012/11_0324.htm

Read “Public Health Nursing Practice Model” (2007), located on the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health website. URL: http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/phn/docs/NarrativePHNModela2007.pdf

Read “Public Health Interventions: Applications for Public Health Nursing Practice,” by Minnesota Department of Health (2001), located on the Minnesota Department of Health – Center for Public Health Practice website. URL: https://www.health.state.mn.us/communities/practice/research/phncouncil/wheel.html

Explore “Chapter 2. Other Models for Promoting Community Health and Development,” located on the Community Toolbox website (2018). URL: https://ctb.ku.edu/en/table-of-contents/overview/models-for-community-health-and-development