Considering the ‘causal web’ associated with disease transmission and health outcomes, discuss the importance of different levels of prevention (i.e., primary, secondary, tertiary) used in global/public health strategies for addressing risk factors for specific diseases or health issues. How might these strategies impact one of the health transitions (e.g., demographic, epidemiologic, or nutrition) at the population level? Be specific use examples to support your response.
Discuss principles for building healthy places in the built environment of a developed country that may encourage healthy behaviors and thereby, have a positive impact in reducing chronic disease. Give supportive examples for your response at minimum 200 word response.
Why do EOH practitioners (The Environmental and Occupational Health) need a firm grasp of basic epidemiological principles in their daily work? Integrate specific examples and supportive backing for your response
Analyze the change in healthcare careers since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. How does this shift affect cost and quality in hospitals? Explore the implications of this shift for hospitals from the perspective of a future employee in a hospital environment. How will this impact your career choices?
Long-Term Care Reimbursement The federal and state governments are the largest payers of health care services in the United States. The largest federal programs are the Medicare and Medicaid services. Using the information from the textbooks, lectures, and Internet resources, provide a brief summary of Medicare and Medicaid services in a Microsoft Word document. To get up-to-date information on the programs, review the information shared on the following websites: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services The Social Security Administration In your summary, include the following points: An overview of the different Medicare and Medicaid services The population covered under […]
Search and review the assigned model of culture/transcultural/health and briefly describe the basic premise of the model. Give an example based on the model of how you can effectively use what you have learned to improve your cultural sensitivity and linguistics when interacting with patients of different cultures/ethnicities. 1.)Campinha-Bacote Model of Cultural Competence in psychiatric mental health nursing