Health & Technology
What will the Impact of Technology be on the social institution of health?
The technological revolution will impact every institution in society including Health. The question is, “What will that impact be? “ Locate three articles on Health and Technology and do the following:
Write a two-page essay on the role of technology in health.
In the essay you must:
Analyze the role of technology on the social construction of health and illness in the Age of Technology.
Discuss whether increased technology will lead to more equity in health care or less equity (class, race and gender) in the US and Globally (developed vs. developing nations)?
Analyze your findings from a structural functional, conflict & symbolic interactionism perspective.
Here are three websites to get you started. Please include some additional articles besides those listed here. As always you must cite all resources using the ASA format: