Students are required to select ONE (1) of the following four questions and provide a written paper that provides a detailed analysis/discussion in response to the question(s) posed or issues raised.
What are the social determinants of health and how can they influence the delivery of and outcomes in your clinical area of interest eg midwifery OR the community where you work or live? Suggest solutions and or models of care to address health inequity. Justify your solutions with evidence from the literature.
Why should health care services be evaluated on the basis of equity, quality, efficiency and acceptability? Define these terms and their importance in the delivery of services in your area of interest.
What are the limitations and barriers to the delivery of midwifery services in rural health settings? What are the key issues for consideration in funding and ensuring that quality and safety for mothers and babies can be assured?
What are the limitations and barriers to the delivery of health services in rural health settings? What are the key issues for consideration in funding and ensuring that high quality and safe services are able to be delivered.
Why do health workforce shortages exist globally? Describe the workforce shortage issues in a country of your choice. What are the evidence based strategies that can be adopted to remedy?