Do you believe that Americans are generally healthy? What are the most common health-related issues in your community? Why do you believe health is considered a social problem in the U.S.? What strategies would you use to help a client determine their strengths if they were struggling with poor health or chronic health problems?
Healthcare has been a “hot” topic for the past 10 years. Assess healthcare as a social problem. Critique the direction that healthcare in the U.S. has taken. How has the current healthcare reform affected your community? What additional changes would positively affect your community? Do you believe healthcare is a social problem?