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Ch 28: Health Care Education & Career Guidance

About This Chapter

Examine topics related to health care education and career guidance in this useful study guide chapter. Brief lesson quizzes and a chapter exam will test your comprehension of the material.

Health Care Education & Career Guidance - Chapter Summary

The instructors of this chapter have designed these lessons to provide you with the most relevant and useful information regarding health care education expectations and the process of obtaining careers in this field. Some of this information includes career exploration through job shadowing and information interviews, and the chapter discusses professionalism in the workplace. Additionally, you can learn how to:

  • Increase your chances of gaining employment from your internship
  • Assess different types of careers and their potential benefits
  • Set achievable career goals upon graduation
  • Identify professional resources for those who are studying in the medical field
  • Navigate the process of career advancement

Once you've studied the principles illustrated in each lesson, utilize the brief quizzes to gauge your understanding and retention. Upon finishing the chapter, take the more thorough chapter exam to test your knowledge of multiple concepts covered throughout the chapter. In addition to these assessment tools, you can also print out the quiz worksheets and transcripts for video lessons to continue studying offline. Should any questions arise, instructors are always available via e-mail.

7 Lessons in Chapter 28: Health Care Education & Career Guidance
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Informational Interviews and Job Shadowing: Learning About Careers

1. Informational Interviews and Job Shadowing: Learning About Careers

Exploring career options can be complicated. How can you really know what a career is like? In this lesson, we'll examine two ways to get the skinny on different careers: informational interviews and job shadowing.

How to Maximize Your Internship's Career Potential

2. How to Maximize Your Internship's Career Potential

An internship is a great opportunity to get experience in a career field. But how can you make the most of your time as an intern? In this lesson, we'll offer tips for maximizing your internship in the areas of learning, relationships and performance.

Career Assessments: Types & Benefits

3. Career Assessments: Types & Benefits

There are many career choices out there. How do you decide which one is right for you? In this lesson, we'll examine the different types of career assessments and how they can help you choose the best career.

How to Set Realistic Career Goals After Graduation

4. How to Set Realistic Career Goals After Graduation

Everyone has a dream job, but most people won't get it right out of college. This lesson and quiz will look at how to set realistic career goals that will help you advance towards your dream job.

How to Advance in Your Career: Process & Expectations

5. How to Advance in Your Career: Process & Expectations

How do you get a promotion or move to a better job? Watch this lesson for tips and tricks to advance in your career, including how to set goals and be proactive when it comes to career success.

Professionalism in the Workplace: Definition & Maintenance

6. Professionalism in the Workplace: Definition & Maintenance

Being a true professional is a valuable and rewarding attribute. Use the keys in this lesson to learn how to increase your professionalism, maintain your dignity, and demonstrate your commitment.

Professional Resources for Studying Medicine

7. Professional Resources for Studying Medicine

Medical school can be overwhelming, time consuming and hard to navigate. Read on to learn more about available resources that will help you in your studies.

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