Health Care Professional Assignment
Purpose of Assignment As health care professionals, you will be delivering care as a member of an inter-professional team or working with other nurses in intra-professional teams. Effective teamwork is critical to provide holistic, high quality and safe care to clients and families. An essential component in establishing collegial relationships is to understand the roles of other professionals and their unique discipline-specific perspectives. You will have the opportunity to compare and contrast the roles and discipline specific aspects of other health professionals of the healthcare team to the generalist nurse (R. N. ).
Objective: increase student awareness of the professional members of the health care team they will be working with as a holistic nurse professional.
1. Sign-up for an Inter or Intra Health Care Professional team member that you would like to learn more about.
2. Submit an outline of your paper focus covering the chosen Health Care Professional team member that includes the guideline specific profession information.
3. Submit a draft for course faculty review. Utilization of campus Academic Success services is encouraged. Focus on appropriate APA format and university/course writing rubric.
3. Submit a 5 page paper in APA format on chosen Health Care Professional team member based on assignment guidelines. If you feel you need a page or two longer to complete this assignment best, then that is acceptable! (7 pages maximum) 4. Present a five-minute PowerPoint Oral Presentation to the class on the Health Care Professional team member researched that summarizes the assignment guideline information.
Please refer to the university Written and Oral Grading Rubrics located on iLearn and the Assignment Guidelines to successfully complete this assignment.
Due dates are identified on course and iLearn Calendars.
All work is to be submitted via course iLearn Drop Box (unless otherwise directed) Assignment Grading Guidelines A. Paper Outline (10 Points) Submit an outline that summarizes the roles, skills/characteristics, education requirements, licensure/certification requirements, continuing education requirements, professional standards of practice, and code of ethics for the selected Health Care Professional team member. Also include how this Health Care Team professional would routinely collaborate with nurses.
Write a draft introduction and conclusion.
Include an outline of the paper with paragraph topics and sub-points.
B. Paper Draft
Submit paper draft for review and feedback to course faculty as required below*. Refer to paper guidelines for format and reference specifics (type, number, and in-text requirements). To include:
APA formatted cover page Introduction and Conclusion paragrap...