Preventive medical care use the health beliefs model

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Preventive & Medical Care Use The Health Beliefs Model explains why The Poor are the least likely to use preventive medical care. Motivational factors Medical Care Utilization = Non­Self­directed care, managed by some type of formalized practitioner. Health care utilization and help­seeking behaviors involve the interaction of biological, social­psychological, and social structural influences. Explain the health lifestyles model in Figure 6.1 (Weber’s diagram in textbook). What is the major contribution of this model in explaining lifestyles?
What are health lifestyles?
Do all segments of society participate equally in health behaviors? Why or why not?
Discuss cultural variations in health lifestyles as evidenced by studies in the U.S. and Western and Eastern Europe. Who are the uninsured in the U.S.? Why this particular group?
Germany
6/13/2019 154 Final - Google Docs Spread across class and national boundaries (more participation in upper/middle Who are the uninsured in the US?
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Discuss trends in physician utilization by social class ­ who goes the most often?

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