Healthcare Assignment on Progressive Issues in Health

As you review your Learning Resources this week, consider the importance of emerging issues and how they might impact professions and communities. What is currently changing in your health field? Consider how this might impact communication efforts, information flow, or advancements in technology. For this Discussion, research and select an emerging issue in your health field.

By Day 4

Post a brief description of an emerging issue in your health field. Then, explain why you think it is emerging and how it may impact your field. Expand on your insights utilizing the Learning Resources.

Use APA formatting for your discussion and to cite your resources.

By Day 6

Respond to your colleagues’ postings. Provide a substantive reply to your colleagues in one of the following ways:

  • Share your thoughts on the issue.
  • Pose a question to your colleague on the issue.
  • Expand on the colleague’s posting with additional insight and resources.

Submission and Grading Information

Grading Criteria

To access your rubric:

Week 10 Discussion Rubric

Post by Day 4 and Respond by Day 6

To participate in this Discussion:

Week 10 Discussion


Week in Review

In this Week, you examined developing issues in your field of study and considered how these issues might impact your professional career. In the next Week, you will consider what it means to be part of a multidisciplinary team as you develop community partnerships.