Primary Task Response: Many health care professionals are expected to become licensed, registered, or certified.
•Identify at least 2 health care professionals in your state who are required to be licensed. ◦What are the requirements for initial licensure and to maintain that licensure?
◦Include the citation for the Web site where you found the information.
•Next, identify at least 1 health care professional who is required to be certified. ◦What are the requirements for initial certification and to maintain that certification?
•Finally, identify 1 health care organization in your community or state that it is accredited. ◦Who is the accrediting agency, and what organizations does it accredit?
Objective: •Differentiate between licensure, certification and accreditation