West Coast University Week 7 Health Care Disparities Among Lesbian

Your Signature Assignment is your opportunity to combine what you have learned throughout this class and to show how you meet the learning outcomes of your program.

For this assignment:

  1. Select a population with a health disparity.
  2. Describe the factors that contribute to the disparity: cultural, environmental, religious, etc.
  3. What systems are in place to remedy this situation?
  4. Design a health promotion program that addresses solutions to the disparity in a culturally competent way.
  5. What barriers will be faced by the population? What barriers will be faced by the public health professionals?
  6. What systems will need to be in place to ensure appropriate utilization?
  7. Your paper should be five to seven pages in length (excluding cover page and reference page).
  8. Use APA (6th ed.) format to style your paper and to cite your sources. Integrate your sources into the paragraphs and use internal citations pointing to evidence in the literature and supporting your ideas. You will need to include a reference page listing those sources.

See the rubric for specific grading criteria.

Due: Sunday, 11:59 p.m. (Pacific time)
Points: 200