Considering our weekly

readings on the social determinants of health and rural populations, discuss at least two social

determinants that impact the health of rural populations.


Describe policies or a (proposed) policy that would facilitate increased accessed to any

particular social determinant. Specifically state and define the determinant you will discuss.  Use/summarize weekly readings to respond to this discussion


Social determinants as listed in attached are : 

– economic stability 

– education 

– social and community context

– health and health care

– neighborhood and built environment