Using data that can be found on the DHHS or the CDC websites, identify

trends in population demographics and health in an area that you serve.

 What are the implications for healthcare providers?


 What type of healthcare services and programs are needed right now?


 What type of services do you believe will be needed in 10 years?


 From a demographic point of view, in 10 years, what will be the important

characteristics of the population that you serve if you continue to practice in

this geographic region?