Describe the global issues leading to vulnerable populations and disparity at present time. What factors are responsible and what steps can we take as healthcare professionals to advocate for the vulnerable people at a global level?
Assignment Description: This assignment will be at least 1500 words or more
This week you will reflect upon global issues in healthcare to answer the following questions:
- Briefly define the Sustainable Development Goals.
- How can you do your part upholding the Sustainable Development Goals?
- Reflect on your future responsibilities involving ethical norms in healthcare.
Nickitas, D. M., Middaugh, D. J., & Aries, N. (2016). Policy and politics for nurses and other health professions (2nd ed.): Advocacy and action. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers. Chapters 8 and 9 (33 pages)
Katz, M. (2014). As needed for research.
United Nations. (n.d.). Sustainable development goals – Goal 3: Good health and well-being.