Please respond 1/2 page to each of the 2 discussions listed below with 1 source per discussion. Discussion should provide additional insight to peer’s response. Response (#1) to Christi C. Population health focuses on patterns of determinates that influence the health of populations over the life course and applying the resulting knowledge to develop and implement policies and actions to improve the health and well-being of those populations (Falk, 2014). For example, health care systems look at determinants like medical care, public health interventions, genetics, individual behavior, and environments when trying to improve the communitys health outcomes. Whereas public health is what society can do collectively to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy (Falk, 2014). For example, making sure there is clean public drinking water or a restaurant owner making sure they pass their health inspection. We are asked to explain the difference between individual and population-based prevention efforts. Individual based- prevention efforts identify high-risk susceptible individuals and offers them some individual protection. For example, if the patient is pre-diabetic, he or she will need to follow a diet and exercise plan to prevent developing diabetes. Population-based prevention would be using prevention strategies to target the whole population. For example, a mass-media anti-smoking campaign. The difference between universal and targeted strategies would be that universal strategies are designed for an entire population without regard to individual risk factors. Whereas targeted strategies would put into consideration individual risk factors. As I stated last week, I am not fully educated on our health care system. I personally have already learned a lot from reading all your discussion posts and receiving feedback from peers. Feel free to add your insight to my post! References Falk, L. (2014). What is population health and how does it compare to public health? Health Catalyst. Retrieved from https://www.healthcatalyst.com/what-is-population-health/ Response #2 (Tori Lynn) Population health and public health both deal with the well being of an entire community rather than a patient on an individual level. They differ by the way they target community health. Public health is when society works collectively as a whole to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy (Nakamura, 2017). Population health is an approach that focuses more on the interrelated factors and conditions that influence the health of the population over the course of a lifetime. Population health follows trends over time to come up with hypotheses and implement policies that will later promote the health of the population (Nakamura, 2017). There are two approaches to public health. One being, individualistic and the other being population based. Population prevention promotes healthy behavior to lower the overall risk of illness for the entire population. The end result being more extensive holistically, but for each participating person, may not be significant. Vise-versa, the individualistic approach is more so for that person’s benefit. However, it has a limited effect on the population as a whole, and does not target the underlying cause of the illness (Arah, 2019). For population based preventions there are two strategies; universal and targeted. Universal attempts to affect every individual within a population, compared to a targeted approach where candidates are screened and chosen which one will be participating based on behavioral characteristics (World Health Organization, 2016). Arah, O. (2019, August). On the relationship between individual and population health. Retrieved July 11, 2020, from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2698967 (Links to an external site.) Nakamura, M. (2017). How Does Population Health Differ from Public Health? Retrieved July 11, 2020, from https://www.colleaga.org/article/how-does-population-health-differ-public-health (Links to an external site.) World Health Organization. (2016, July 29). Overview. Retrieved July 11, 2020, from https://www.who.int/whr/2002/overview/en/index3.html
Why Hire a Professional Essay Writer from GPA Fix
Quality Urgent Essays
GPA Fix online platform provides the best essay writing service ever received elsewhere, thanks to our professional essay writers. Experience gained in the 10+ years of being in the assignment writing industry is also an added advantage.
Professional and Experienced Academic Writers
A lot is done to maintain us as the best essay writing service provider. Besides owning a degree from a recognized university, a writer must pass the rigorous tests we take them through before they are considered eligible to offer urgent essay help on our website.
Affordable Urgent Assignment Help
Who said a reliable website should not be cheap also? While it is human nature to associate prices with quality, that does not always work. At gpafix.com, we guarantee you cheap and urgent essay help without compromising the quality.
24/7 Available Urgent Essay Writing Service
Whether it is a ‘write my essay for me cheap’ or ‘edit my essay’ order you want to request, always feel free to reach us at any time of the day. Our experts work in shifts to ensure that you access urgent essay writing services at any time of the day.
Plagiarism Free Essays Online
The punitive measures that come with plagiarized content are so harsh, and we understand that. We consequently ensure to write each client’s papers from scratch no matter how urgent the essay is. To acknowledge borrowed content, our quick writer references and cites the work.
Wow Customer Support 24/7
Our support agents are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week and committed to providing you with the best customer experience. Get in touch whenever you need any assistance.
Try it now!
How it works?
Follow these simple steps to get your paper done
Place your order
Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.
Proceed with the payment
Choose the payment system that suits you most.
Receive the final file
Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.
So much stress and so little time? Take care of yourself: let us help you with your tasks. We offer all kinds of writing services.
No matter what kind of academic paper you need and how urgent you need it, you are welcome to choose your academic level and the type of your paper at an affordable price. We take care of all your paper needs and give a 24/7 customer care support system.
Admission and Business Papers
An admission essay is an essay or other written statement by a candidate, often a potential student enrolling in a college, university, or graduate school. You can be rest assurred that through our service we will write the best admission essay for you.
Editing and Proofreading
Our academic writers and editors make the necessary changes to your paper so that it is polished. We also format your document by correctly quoting the sources and creating reference lists in the formats APA, Harvard, MLA, Chicago / Turabian.
If you think your paper could be improved, you can request a review. In this case, your paper will be checked by the writer or assigned to an editor. You can use this option as many times as you see fit. This is free because we want you to be completely satisfied with the service offered.