Population Health Care Case Study

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Discussion Question #2 Contrast how a health care plan might address this problem in its patient population using the medical model versus how a public health official would address this problem using the population health model. When we look at the need to reduce sodium intake among Americans, I think that we could all reduce the amount we are currently taking in, whether we currently have a problem or not. If it is found that you are in fact, suffering from high blood pressure then the limitation on salt will be recommended. As an individual you will make an appointment with your doctor, and he will go over the various tests results with the patient, explain why this is a problem to your body, then he will give you information on a diet

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