Identify a professional organization that would provide professional development opportunities for the role you have selected.

Select one of the following options to complete this assignment:

  • Your current role in a hospital setting
  • A professional role, such as an administrator, a nurse, respiratory therapist, health information specialist, physical therapist, or radiology technologist.

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper that summarizes the certifications and continuing education that would be appropriate for a professional role in a hospital or other applicable health care setting.

  • Identify a professional organization that would provide professional development opportunities for the role you have selected.
  • Describe the professional development and other opportunities the professional organization would provide to you as a member.
  • Explain the importance of being a member in a professional organization.
  • Include the link to this organization.

Cite 2 peer-reviewed, scholarly, or similar references to support your assignment.  Textbooks and websites will not meet this requirement.  Please take a look at databases such as ProQuest as an example.

Format your assignment according to APA guidelines