The health care field is comprised of a diverse group of individuals performing a variety of essential jobs. In order for patients to receive optimal care, all of these players need to work together to form a cohesive team. As you prepare to enter into the health care world as an allied health professional, now is the time to start thinking about your role. For this week’s discussion board, answer the following questions:
- What is your anticipated job upon graduation/certificate completion? Where do you foresee yourself doing this job (i.e. hospital, clinic, nursing home, a specialty such as pediatrics or ophthalmology, etc.)
- List and explain three ethical issues or professional challenges that you might face in your capacity as an allied health professional.
- What resources would you use within the organization of your employment to help you solve these issues?