social determinants of health

What are social determinants of health? How do social determinants of health contribute to the development of illness? What is a communicable disease chain? Are there steps that a nurse can take to break a link within the communicable disease chain? Give a specific example.

Readings within your text covering international/global health and the following websites will assist you in answering these questions:

  1. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Global Health website:
  2. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Global Health website:
  3. Families USA – Why Global Health Matters—Here and Abroad website:
  4. World Health Organization (WHO) website:

global health

Select a global health issue impacting the international health  community. Briefly describe the global health issue and its impact on  the larger health care system (i.e., continents, regions, countries,  states, and health departments). How can health care delivery systems  work collaboratively to address global health concerns? Who are some of  the stakeholders that may work on these issues?

Readings within your text covering international/global health and  the following websites will assist you in answering these questions:

  1. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Global    Health website:
  2. U.S.    Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Global Health    website:
  3. Families USA – Why Global Health Matters—Here and Abroad    website:
  4. World Health    Organization (WHO) website:

Thesis Statement And Outline-International Healthcare

Your initial thesis and outline for your paper. Your outline should contain an idea for your introduction, thesis, and topic areas that make up the body of the paper.

An idea for a recommendation for improvements to GERMANY’s health system should come at the end.  Answer advantages and disadvantages of Germany Universal Healthcare compared to the U.S.  What can the United States learn from Germany regarding healthcare?

Topic Paper

You will locate a non-scholarly periodical (magazine or newspaper) article that relates to a topic found in Chapters 1 and 2 of the book (Hill, Charles W. L. (2018), Global Business Today, 10th edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY 10020). The choice of the topic is left up to your discretion.

NOTE: The article(s) used for the current topic papers cannot be more than one year old. Further, please label each of the paper sections in the following manner: Recap; Discussion; Reflection; Additional articles. 

Prepare a presentation of the article that covers four objectives: 

1. Briefly recap the main points of the article (This section should be limited to a short paragraph) 

2. Discuss how the article relates to a specific topic from the assigned reading. Please make sure that relevant materials from the textbook are integrated into the discussion of the article.

3. Reflect and discuss your viewpoint on the impact of the actions being described within the article. This section should answer the question: What is the value/significance of the content of the article to business and society. 

4. Locate other examples, preferably from other articles, which will help to clarify your points and further illustrate the concept. Please include links to the article at the end of the paper. 


There is a sample paper provided for you. Please make paper like the sample paper

Sonic’s competitive advantage

 Fully answer the assigned questions in narrative, third person format.  The paper consist of 1000 WORDS. Also, include at least  three (3) scholarly sources in your responses. Utilize attachment as well. Paper must be completed in APA format. READ DIRECTIONS CAREFULLY AND FOLLOW THEM THOROUGHLY!


1.What is Sonic’s competitive advantage over other fast-food franchises?


2.What are the advantages of becoming a Sonic franchisee?


3.What are the disadvantages of buying into the sonic franchise?


4.You  are an executive involved with Sonic’s franchise operations. Sonic  franchisees have become increasingly popular. On the other hand, you  have heard about some notable cases of misconduct at a few franchisees.  You think making the franchise requirements more stringent and/or  increasing the initial investment will help the company maintain  additional control over its franchise operations and increase profit.  Develop a list of requirements for opening up a new Sonic franchise that  will be distributed to new entrepreneurs wanting to open up their own.

Hiring Decisions: Motivation vs. Ability


1) Hiring Decisions: Motivation vs. Ability

Discuss whether ability or motivation is more important in selecting the right person for the right job. Explain your rationale.

2) “Location and Quality Control” Please respond to the following:

  • a) Identify three (3) factors you would recommend be used to select a location for a business in order to provide it with a competitive advantage. Next, select a location, and state the reasons that support your site selection. (If you envision this business being online only, then identify a temporary, pop-up site that will help this business enter a new market.)
  • b) You want to adopt a program to improve quality and efficiency within a company. Analyze four (4) quality control tools (Lean Principles, 5S Principles, Six Sigma, and Total Quality Management). Next, discuss which tool you would select to implement into a business. Justify your response.

Assignment 4: Annual Review

Imagine you work at a company and it is time for an employee named Jim’s annual review. While he was a model employee the first nine (9) months of the year, recently Jim has been coming in late. It has not been just a few minutes each day, either. It is starting to cause problems in the production line. In this assignment, write a one (1) page summary of your conversation with Jim. How will you address his recent performance issues while still praising him for his previous nine (9) months of good work? Your goal is to balance the negative and positive feedback so that Jim will leave motivated to do his best.
Write a one (1) page paper in which you:
Explain how you will address Jim’s recent performance issues.
Suggest both constructive and positive feedback designed so that Jim will leave motivated to do his best.
Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:
Typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, your name, your professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Explain effective approaches to the broad spectrum of employee relations, including career development, fostering ethical behavior, discipline, labor relations, and dismissals.
Analyze various techniques, considerations, and designs of performance appraisal programs.
Use technology and information resources to research issues in human resource management.
Write clearly and concisely about human resource management using proper writing mechanics.