pplication: Part Two: Socio-Ecological Assessment
Socio-ecological assessments aid health professionals in determining which factors, individual or environmental, most influence health. Additionally, socio-ecological assessments may help establish evidence of the social determinants of health that can explain observed differences with respect to health disparities.
For this Assignment, use the same population and health issue that you selected for your Application in Week 5. Consider the social determinants of health and how they may influence the health issue for your population.
The Assignment (2 pages)
Describe the population and health issue you selected, including why both the population and issue are important for the health profession.
Explain which two social determinants of health most impact the health issue for this population and why.
Explain how the social determinants of health that you selected impact the health behavior of your population and why.
Submit your Assignment by Day 7.
Support your work with specific citations from this week’s Learning Resources and additional scholarly sources as appropriate. Refer to the Essential Guide to APA Style for Walden Students to ensure that your in-text citations and reference list are correct.