Reminder: Initial Discussion Board posts due by Friday,
Students will be expected to post their first initial discussion board posting by Friday of each week. Discussion posts will be graded and late submissions will be assigned a late penalty in accordance with the late penalty policy found in the syllabus. NOTE: All submission posting times are based on midnight Central Time.
NOTE: All submission posting times are based on midnight Central Time.
Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
As part of your work with the Task Force, you have been asked to provide a brief description of personalized medicine as a trend in delivery of healthcare that is specific to the individual patient. Your response should include:
A definition of the term personalized medicine
A specific example of personalized medicine
Your opinion on whether the advances to date in personalized medicine makes sense for Healing Hands Hospital from the perspective of clinical staff knowledge in this field, ability of the current EHR systems to accommodate genetic information, potential risks related to access to a patientâ€™s genetic information. Also consider whether it is a reimbursable service.
Include 3 reference sources, besides the textbook, and be sure to document your references using APA format