Case Studies in Health Care
The expression “Think globally, act locally” guides your Discussion this week. By accessing information from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, you will have the opportunity to learn how healthy your community is. You will identify the key health issues and vulnerable populations in your own county. Understanding the factors that influence the health status of residents in your county will provide you with a local perspective to compare to global health challenges you will examine in the weeks to come.
To prepare for this Discussion, review the case studies provided in your Learning Resources. Consider how you, as a manager, might advise your colleagues based on the concepts addressed thus far.
By Day 4, post a comprehensive response to both of the following case studies: