Refer back to the interview and evaluation you conducted in the Topic 2 Family Health Assessment assignment. Identify the social determinates of health (SDOH) contributing to the family’s health status. In a 750-1,000-word paper, create a plan of action to incorporate health promotion strategies for this family. Include the following:
Cite at least three peer-reviewed or scholarly sources to complete this assignment. Sources should be published within the last 5 years and appropriate for the assignment criteria.
There are five Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) that impact and influence a family, their health choices, health access, and their view of caring for themselves. The first, economic stability, influences the area where a person lives, availability of employment, grocery stores, and educational opportunities. The second, access to and level of education, influences employability, understanding of health and health needs. Next, social and community context are influences within in the area a person lives, the people they identify and socialize with, and their interaction with the community as a whole. Health and health care are the health clinics, primary care physicians, and hospitals that are of easy access to the person and their family. This does take in to account the person/family’s health literacy. The last SDOH, neighborhood and built environment, accounts for the available housing and housing conditions, environmental conditions, crime and violence within the person’s neighborhood, and access to markets with healthy food choices(SDOH, 2018). It is very easy to see how each of the social determinants
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