(Solution) NSG4076 Week 3 Discussion: Topic 1 Health Problems


NSG4076 CP02 RN to BSN Capstone Synthesis


Post your initial response to one of the two topics below.

Topic 1 Health Problems

  • Which area, rural or urban, has the most health problems? Why?
  • Identify four common health problems found in that selected area.

Topic 2 Intervention Wheel

  • Choose two of the interventions, from the Intervention Wheel Chapter 9, that you feel are most important. Why did you select these two?
  • Discuss how they can be used with an aggregate.

Justify your responses with resources.



Topic 1 Health Problems

Compared to urban areas, rural areas have more health problems. The first reason behind this disparity is the shortage of health professionals in rural areas. The shortage of health professionals in rural areas results from the problems emanating from healthcare provider recruitment and retention which is often caused by low salaries, fewer social amenities such as schools and recreational centers, lower chances of education advancement or opportunities, and isolation from peers. According to Streeter et al. (2020), at least 20 million Americans reside in health professional shortage areas (HPSAs). The second factor that contributes to higher number of health problems in rural areas is the high number of uninsured people in rural areas. ……please click the icon below to purchase the solution at $10