19 Theme II Review Questions

1.     In your own words, define the social determinants of health. Find two examples of the social determinants of health that were presented in this chapter and explain how they contribute to one’s health.

2.     Is living in a northern and Indigenous community a social determinant of health? Why or why not?

3.     How well equipped is the current healthcare system in your country to address the social determinants of health amongst patients? Why or why not?

4.     Propose two strategies that can help healthcare professionals address the social determinants of health in your healthcare field.

5.     Describe how gender, race, and income has impacted your health and quality of life

License

Icon for the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Northern and Indigenous Health and Healthcare by Heather Exner-Pirot, Bente Norbye, and Lorna Butler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

Share This Book