Identify at least one alternate health profession, such as PA-C, and a related professional organization, such as the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Prepare a PowerPoint presentation that answers the following:
- What is your interest in this profession?
- What are your goals regarding this profession? Describe the plans you have made towards this goal in the past year.
- What is the growth trend for this profession, especially as there is a continuing shortage of medical professionals in the U.S.?
In addition, your presentation should address the following:
- What was Florence Nightingale’s role in establishing nursing as a formal occupation?
- Compare and contrast the types of nursing programs described in Cockerham (2007) to the available nursing programs listed on the All Nursing Schools Web site