Define and describe health inequalities

Define and describe health inequalities

Define and describe health inequalities 150 150 Peter

Overview 

This week, you will consider your own cultural background and how it impacts the care you provide to your patients.

For this written assessment we will focus on cultural competency, humility, and health inequities. First, complete this week’s readings and learning activities.

Then, address the following questions on the template provided.

1. Define and describe health inequalities. How would you advocate for patients, families, and communities?

2. Discuss your results for each of the test (a brief response for all 6 of the tests).

3. Discuss if you are culturally competent or have cultural humility. Or are you not there yet? Why? What are your next steps?

References

Minimum of four (4) total references: two (2) references from required course materials and two (2) peer-reviewed references. All references must be no older than five years

Chapter 11 and 13

https://www.who.int/news-room/facts-in-pictures/detail/health-inequities-and-their-causes