Health as a Human Right Journal

26Jan 2022 by

In 1948, the United Nations stated in its Universal Declaration of Human Rights that health is a basic human right.  If health is a human right, identify ways in which the US healthcare system supports this and violates that right. In your post, be sure to:

Consider the Social Determinants of Health as you formulate your response. 

Identify at least two ways in which the US healthcare system supports health as a human right.

Identify at least two ways in which the US healthcare system violates health as a human right.

Journal Guidelines

Post by the due date or a late penalty will occur.
Your original post should be 300-500 words (not counting references).
There needs to be a clear connection to assigned readings. You may also be required to utilize other scholarly sources in addition to course content, depending on the prompt.
Your post should include APA-style in-text citations and references. At a minimum, you should cite your textbook and one other scholarly source. 
Be mindful of your spelling and grammar. Posts should be clear and easy to understand.