Running Head: HEALTH IN GLOBAL COMMUNITY
Health in Global Community
HEALTH IN GLOBAL COMMUNITY
Qtn1. Globalization and International Patterns of Health and Disease.
Globalization is a wide term that elaborates economy development within a given
country (Joyce, et al., (2017). It influences health determinants which include water and
sanitation, housing, employment, food and agricultural production. Globalization plays a
huge role in restructuring the human societies and acts as a great influencer to wide
ranges of factors that impact health population. International disease patterns differ all
over the world. Individuals from diverse populations have different health beliefs,
economics, lifestyles and arrangements which impact the existing diseases and their
preventions. There is also the existence of racial and ethnic differences internationally.
Qtn2. International Organizations for Health Care and the Improvements in Global
Health Care and Nursing through Collaborations
The common international organizations for health care include; World Health
Organization, United Nations, United Nations International Children’s Fund, Pan
American Health Organization, and World Bank. The organizations have collaborated to
foster health care and nursing globally. Internationally nurses have gained
understanding and learned from each other. Through collaborations, community nurses
are able to reach out to grou...