Topic 1: Disease Process
- Select a disease process to be studied.
- Research the disease and compile a bulleted list of symptoms, diagnostic procedures, progression, treatments, etc.
- Identify all of the healthcare providers in the healthcare system that can treat this illness and the potential complications of this illness.
- Create a list of providers who treat this disease in your area.
- Thoroughly discuss each topic.
Topic 2: Healthcare Profession
- Select a healthcare profession.
- Identify the level of the profession: primary care, specialty, subspecialty, combined specialty, assistant, paraprofessional, etc.
- Explain the place of this profession in the healthcare system. Is it in diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, etc.? Some professions will embrace all of these areas. Note these.
- Submit your answers in a 2- to 3-page Microsoft Word document. Support your answers with appropriate examples and research.
- Cite any sources in APA format.
- Post your response to the Submissions Area by the due date assigned.
- Name your document SU_HCM2005_W2_A2_LastName_FirstInitial.doc.