Promoting Public Health Policy

Bio-psychosocial, political, economic, and environmental factors impact public health, healthcare disparities, and health promotion. These factors can also be used to address the development of strategies to influence health policy and advocate for social justice related to access to care, health disparities, health promotion, and disease prevention.

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Sir Michael Marmot: Social Determinants of Health

Use the prompt and questions to develop an original response:
How do bio-psychosocial, political, economic, and environmental conditions impact public health? Provide two examples.
How can nurses advocate in situations of healthcare disparities and promote health? Provide two examples.