Week 4 Initial Discussions

4: Primary Care

Initial Question:

How would you define the role of primary care from the
perspectives of health promotion and health protection? Why are these facets of
primary care important, and how do they influence the business of healthcare?
(1 page, 2 scholarly references)


Week 4: The Business
of Healthcare

Initial Question:

Respond to a topic related to a current medical, technological,
and/or pharmaceutical breakthroughs in diagnosis and treatment. Post a 1- to
2-minute audio response recapping the news article and providing your opinion
on how the business of healthcare is at least partially responsible for this
breakthrough. (1 page, 2 scholarly references – I will do the narrated
PowerPoint based on written material)