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Social, cultural, and economic aspects of health and outpatient medical care

Ralph Wood

Social, cultural, and economic aspects of health and outpatient medical care

a bibliography

by Ralph Wood

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Published by Medical Care Resources and Utilization Research Project in [Sacramento] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Medical care -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Social medicine -- Bibliography.,
    • Poor -- Medical care -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Medical economics -- United States -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby R. Wood and H. Oxley.
      ContributionsOxley, H., joint author., Medical Care Resources and Utilization Research Project.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ6675.E2 W66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination25 p.
      Number of Pages25
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5020635M
      LC Control Number76629301

      A culturally competent health care system can eliminate cultural inequities, provide greater quality of care, and have less patient dissatisfaction and more positive health consequences. A conclusion reached in a study (Palafox et al., ) states, culture influences the outcome of medical . Social & Economic Opportunity. Social &Economic Opportunity encompasses all of the elements within a community that generate opportunities for educational advancement, produce high-quality employment opportunities, and allow for the equitable distribution of wealth and resources, including access to health care and preventive programs and services.

      Blom B, Lalos A, Morén S, Olsson M. Health and medical care - A central arena for social work in the book Social work in health and medical care; Terms of content and challenges. Nature and Culture, Stockholm Gåfvels C, Rane K, Wajngot A, Wändell : Annette Sverker, Gunnel Östlund, Martin Börjeson, Margareta Hägerström, Catharina Gåfvels.   CU promote equality and inclusion in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings Diversity: Diversity is where no two people are the same, we all have characteristics that make us unique: age, culture; disability (mental, learning, physical), education, ethnicity, gender, language(s) spoken, marital/partnered status, physical appearance, race, religious beliefs.

      “Economic, Business and Management Aspects of Sustainability” is the most populated section of the journal and also the oldest. Our papers address new empirical findings that are of interest to a broader audience, theoretical analyses explaining new phenomena or puzzles, or the development of theoretical or empirical methods likely to be useful for further research—all within the effects.   Resolving complex ethical, social and cultural issues in the early stage of a global health research project or clinical trial can improve the impact and .


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Social, cultural, and economic aspects of health and outpatient medical care by Ralph Wood Download PDF EPUB FB2

DEFINING THE SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ENVIRONMENT. Health is determined by several factors including genetic inheritance, personal behaviors, access to quality health care, and the general external environment (such as the quality of air, water, and housing conditions).Cited by: 6.

Cultural differences in delay in health-care seeking are attributed to a diverse set of factors, ranging from knowledge and beliefs regar ding causes of the disease. Spirituality, economics, politics, and kinship are among the cultural factors considered in this guide to transcultural nursing, an area of healthcare that incorporates the values, beliefs, and lifestyle choices of a patient in order to provide culturally congruent, competent, and compassionate care.

responses to illness. Cultural factors are crucial to understanding all aspects of health and people’s reaction when confronted by health care.

By using the elements of Age an interdisciplinary approach is applied to bridging existing disciplines and their specific conceptual approaches.

Medical Anthropology Cultural and socio-economic factors in health, health services and prevention for indigenous people Md. Rakibul Islam, MPhil* and Mashhood Ahmed Sheikh, MPS, MPhil** * ISM, University of Tromsø, Norway.

Email: [email protected], @, [email protected] **ISM, University of Tromsø, Norway. determinants of health, communicate the determinants of health in New Zealand and examine strategies to address them.’ In response, the Committee commenced a programme of work on the social, cultural and economic determinants of health in April The overall purpose of the programme is to provide advice to the Minister of.

Chapter 1 Assignment What are the medical, social, and economic characteristics of the patient and how do they influence the healthcare systems. Health systems arise within a social, cultural, political, and economic context. Understanding the characteristics of the population a health system serves is key to designing the system processes, providing adequate and appropriate resources, and.

The culture of the health professions is just one of many cultural challenges to achieving better health care. The healthcare system in the United States is a.

A patient’s cultural background can have a profound impact on health care, and doctors need to be aware of this. More and more medical schools have integrated “cultural competency” into their curricula, reports the New York Times.

Read on to find out more about how culture influences health beliefs, decision-making, and patient education. Mary Larkin is a Principal Lecturer in the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, De Montfort University, UK.

She is also Programme Leader for the BA Health Studies and BSc Public and Community Health and has extensive experience of teaching and researching issues related to the social aspects of health, illness and health care.

The findings indicate that health insurance is a significant determinant of outpatient medical care. In addition, the price of health care and household income are among the main drivers of.

Environment, culture, other social determinants play big role in heart health. Eating a low-fat diet, getting regular exercise and watching your weight can help lower risk for heart disease and stroke.

But environmental and cultural factors also make a difference. Health Economics: 1 - Principles of Health Economics.

From a Public Health point of view, health economics is just one of many disciplines that may be used to analyse issues of health and health care, specifically as one of the set of analytical methods labelled Health Services Research. Most aspects of mental illness and psychological well‐being are influenced by social factors (such as gender, social class, race and ethnicity, and household patterns) and social institutions (such as disability and social security systems, labor markets, and health care organizations).

The capacity to cope effectively with growing numbers of persons with mental illness and/or dementia depend substantially on the social arrangements affecting family Cited by: 4. Social Aspects of HealthSocial Aspects of Health SocioSocio ––economic status and healtheconomic status and health:: Individuals in the lower socio-economicIndividuals in the lower socio-economic groups report more stressors than those ingroups report more stressors than those in higher and that these stressors are frequentlyhigher and that.

Introduction Worldwide there is a growing awareness of the need to adapt health care systems to meet the challenges of the twenty-first century. The reasons for this need are many but include shifting trends in demographics and illness, epidemiological knowledge of the social determinants of health, the radical possibilities of new technologies, and rapidly increasing health care costs as well Cited by: 1.

Social level and the affect of socio-economic status can play a role in health. In most research done the higher level of socioeconomic classes reflects at a higher level of health and longevity.

Much of this comes from the fact that there is a higher level of education and health care that is available for this class level. Socially this class. The American College of Physicians supports the adequate and efficient funding of federal, state, tribal, and local agencies in their efforts to address social determinants of health, including investments in programs and social services shown to reduce health disparities or costs to the health care system and agency collaboration to reduce or Cited by: medical care.

The right to health is relevant to all States: every State has A. Key aspects of the right to health1 • The right to health is an inclusive right. We frequently associate Economic, Social and Cultural Rights,2 calls these the “underlying determinants of health”. They include:File Size: 2MB. The Social, Cultural and Economic Determinants of Health in New Zealand This report considers the social, cultural and economic determinants of health and provides advice to the Minister of Health on practical strategies that will improve the health of New Zealanders and reduce socioeconomic inequalities in health.

Most women define themselves, both as individuals and as members of communities, in terms of cultural factors that are inextricably linked to the social and eco­nomic aspects of their lives.

In a world where conflicts based on differences and identities are rampant, the issue of cultural rights remains one of the most controversial and divisive. Costs resulted from greater number of office visits, outpatient care, in-patient care, and prescription drugs.

Total expenditures related with excess body weight exceeded eleven billion dollars in Author: Cheryl Ann Borne. 2 Socio-behavioural aspects of health and illness Alison Gifford Study Points The importance of social and behavioural sciences to pharmacy The meaning of health and illness Changing health-related behaviour and the related models How people behave when they are ill Behavioural aspects of health care Factors affecting the treatment process Introduction To develop a full.