2 Discussion Post Questions

Professionalism is a continuous process throughout your career. The workplace continues to evolve and change depending on many factors. Therefore, professional behavior and requirements that were in place in the past may not be required or they may change in the future. When you can better understand your own needs as a professional, you can better focus on the areas to improve.

Throughout this course you will have the opportunity to discuss what you are learning with your classmates through participating in the Discussion and Seminars. In these discussions you will represent your ideas and respond to others’ opinions and comments in a professional manner.

Please respond to the Discussion below. Your posts should be in the 100-word range

Discussion Question #1

Using the Self-Assessment Survey outcomes you received from the Self-Assessment Learning Activity, respond to the following areas in your discussion prompt: include your survey score and determine two areas that you feel you should work on during this course. What are these two areas? How will these areas be important to your profession? Comment on how you might use this information to develop your professional presence.

Discussion Question #2

Define and explain of the importance of medical informatics. What impact does medical informatics have on the quality of care of patients?

Students are expected to:
Participate with the required number of relevant postings of required length
Post initial response by Saturday; all additional comments posted by Tuesday
Support ideas with information from course materials and/or outside sources when appropriate, using APA format for in-text citation and references.
Instructors:  Enter correct total available points in H5 and scores into cells in column F. Total available points =
Introductory Emergent Practiced Proficient/Mastered Score
0-1 2 3 4 0-4 Weight Final Score
Initial post timeliness No initial post (0). Provides initial post after Sunday (1). Provides initial post by Sunday N/A Provides an initial post by Saturday. 15% 0.00
Additional comments and engagement No additional comments (0). Posts comments unrelated to the Discussion topic (1). Posts one comment related to the discussion topic. Posts 2 comments related to the discussion topic. Posts 2 or more comments in response to others that provide thoughtful insight to the topic and frequently attempts to motivate the group discussion. 30% 0.00
Initial Response Content Quality Submission does not relate to the topic and/or incomplete responses to most topics. Answers some question/topics with some clearly stated opinions. Answers all questions with opinions and ideas that are stated clearly. Answers all questions with opinions/ideas creatively and clearly. Supports post using outside sources when appropriate. 40% 0.00
Grammar/ Formatting/ Mechanics
Significant errors in spelling and/or grammar. Major flaws in writing mechanics and formatting. Poor spelling and grammar are apparent. Does not use APA in-text style formatting when needed. Uses Standard American English with rare errors and misspellings. Minor errors in APA in-text style formatting when needed. Includes list of references when citations are used. Consistently uses Standard American English with rare misspellings. Appropriate mechanics and APA in-text style formatting when needed. Includes a properly formatted list of references when citations are used. 10% 0.00
Length* (applies to Discussion Boards with posted length requirements) Submission does not meet length requirements. Only one post meets length requirements and/or initial post does not meet length requirements Initial post and one reply post meet length requirements All submissions meet posted length requirements. 5% 0.00
Feedback: 100% 0.00
Final Score 0
Percentage #DIV/0!

Last Updated on February 11, 2019 by Essay Pro