Contemporary issues in the healthcare environment
Question: An aging population is driven by the decline in fertility and an improvement in ones health and longevity. In singapore, people are living longer, marrying late and having fewer children. With better education, more and more women are joining the work force and dual income families are becoming a norm. Hence, family structures are transformed with less family care and support. Elderly parents are coping with empty nest syndrome when their children set up nuclear families and moving out and young children of dual incomes are taken care by foreign helpers.
You are to talk about ageing and family structure and support.
In your assignment, you are to reflect on the current situation in terms of issues and concepts of health and the impact they have on the singapore health care system.
Support with 5 references.
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