The socioeconomic benefits of reducing health inequalities.
Read the target articles, WHO European Review of Social Determinants of Health and the Health Divide and Fair Society, Healthy Lives, pp 15-35 . The articles are posted to the Content Collection. Write and submit a paper (not less than 1000 words, not including any front matter or references) discussing all of the following:
Addressing the social determinants of health in the promotion of health and health equity
Issues related to economics, sustainability, governance, prevention, and the redress of health disparities in the context of health promotion for the individual and the community
The socioeconomic benefits of reducing health inequalities
Two specific policy recommendations to reduce health inequalities, including strategies for implementation of these policies
Summarize your overall discussion
Papers totaling less than 1000 words (not including any front matter or references), will receive an automatic 5-point deduction from the assignment grade.
Your paper must include five citations (references) in APA format, not including citations of the two target articles. Papers with less than five citations in APA format will receive an automatic 5-point deduction from the assignment grade.
Do not copy the content of the assigned article. All Week One Assignment content must be original. Originality is evaluated by SafeAssign.
Your Week One Assignment SafeAssign Originality score must be below 20%. Week One Assignments with a SafeAssign Originality greater than 20% will receive a grade of zero.
Quoted phrases, typically, should not be longer than 10 words.
The recommended font is either Times New Roman (12-point) or Century Schoolbook