Identify and discuss selected health care and social issues that influence the ability of people with disabilities to live and thrive in the community.

Population Affected by Disabilities.

Rural and Migrant Health

Read chapter 21 and 23 of the class textbook and review the attached PowerPoint presentations.  Once done, answer the following questions.

  1. Mention and discuss the differentiation between the medical model and social construct definitions of disability.
  2. Identify and discuss selected health care and social issues that influence the ability of people with disabilities to live and thrive in the community.
  3. Mention and discuss the characteristics of rural community health nursing practice.
  4. Mention and describe the features of the health care system and population characteristics common to rural aggregates.

As stated in the syllabus present your assignment in an APA format word document, Arial 12 font attached to the forum in the discussion tab of the blackboard titled “Week 6 discussion questions” and the SafeAssign exercise in the assignment tab of the blackboard.   If you don’t post your assignment in any of the required forums you will not get the points.  A minimum of 2 evidence-based references besides the class textbook no older than 5 years must be used (excluding the class textbook).  You must post two replies to any of your peers on different dates sustained with the proper references no older than 5 years as well and make sure the references are properly quoted in your assignment.  A minimum of 800 words is required.  Please make sure to follow the instructions as given and use either spell-check or Grammarly before you post your assignment.

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