Describe the care/service provided by the healthcare professional, (used correct APA ciations)

 Describe the limits of authority and responsibility legislated “scope of practice” for this health care career. (used correct APA citations)

 Describe the “Code of Ethics” for this health care occupation (used correct APA citations)

II. EDUCATION /REGISTRATION/CERTIFICATION

 Describe the requirements for the profession/occupation (using correct APA citations)

 Identify at least two different types of educational institutions/schools offering the

program. (using correct APA citations)

 State how much time it takes to complete the program (using correct APA citations)

 Describe the approximate cost for each of the educational institutions required using

correct APA citations) (using correct APA citations)

 What degree or certification that can be earned for this health care career (using

correct APA citations)

 Identify the professional certification or registration required (using correct APA

 citations)

III. EMPLOYMENT

 What is the job availability for this profession? (using correct APA citations)

 Growth trends in the field (using correct APA citations)

 Number of jobs advertised locally for example in the Sunday Herald or other

publication (using correct APA citations)

 Is experience required? explain (using correct APA citations)

 Salaries – Entry level and with experience (using correct APA citations)

 Advancement Opportunities, with or without additional education (using correct APA

citations)

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HSC 0003, INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH CARE COURSE PROJECT: HEALTH CARE CAREER WRITTEN PAPER GRADING RUBRIC

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HSC 0003, Health Care Career Paper (Rev. 2014, PL)

IV. PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 Local/State/National Professional Organizations (cost to join as a student) (using correct APA citations)

 Professional journals with address and cost. (using correct APA citations)

 Are Continuing Educational Units (CEUs) required for this profession? If so how

many and how often (using correct APA citations)

 Describe ways that members of a professional organization can gain continuing education

requirements and earn CEUs (using correct APA citations)

V. REFLECTION / PERSONAL CAREER PLAN

 Reflect on how you see yourself “fitting” into this profession.

 Describe a personal career plan for you to enter this field. Include goals,

objectives and strategies.