Vulnerable Population Haitian immigrants

In a two- to three-page critical thinking paper:

  1. Select one the following vulnerable populations:
    • High-risk mothers and infants
    • Chronically ill and disabled
    • Persons living with HIV/AIDS
    • Mentally Ill and Disabled
    • Alcohol or Substance Abusers
    • Suicide or Homicide Prone
    • Abusing Families
    • Homeless Persons
    • Immigrants and Refugees
  2. Describe applicable variables related to vulnerability for the population

    • Age: – infants/children and oldest old are more vulnerable
    • Gender- Chronic illness: Menare more likely to die of chronic
      diseases/women are more likely to experiences more physical limitations  due to
      chronic illness
    • Race- Minority populations (African American, Hispanic, and Native American)
      are much more likely to be in poor health than the majority populations
    • Income and education- More years of formal education and higher incomes are
      directly associated with better health
  3. Analyze the effect of multiple variables on the population selected in terms
    of morbidity, mortality, and health.


The paper must be a minimum of two pages in length (excluding the title and
reference pages) and utilize APA format.  Include a minimum of 3 references, in
addition to the textbook, cited in APA format.

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