EDUCATION AND RESEARCH
The purpose of this assignment is to benefit from the perspective of a leader in education and
research in healthcare how they do their research. Most hospitals and other healthcare
organizations offer education for patients and employees, and they conduct research (mostly market
research). Major academic medical centers participate in major research studies, usually aimed at
developing a better treatment, or curing some illness. Through the readings you will learn about
various forms of research. Use those words as “key words” in your library research to see if you
can find out more about them.
For this assignment, interview someone in a leadership position in a healthcare organization to ask
about how that organization handles patient and employee education, and whether that organization
participates in any research (if so, find out what types and whether it is mostly qualitative or
quantitative research). In your paper, compare what this leader tells you to what you learned
through your research for Assignment 81787498- interprofessional education and collaborative
.This can be where you currently work or have access to members of the leadership team. You are
asked to use the same area of education and research you researched for the Assignment.81787498
This will allow you to see what you learned from your research in a real-world application.
Prepare and submit a paper responding to the following items:
1. Provide an overview of the area of education and research you have chosen.
2. Determine whether or not your research is qualitative or quantitative and why.
Write a 3- page paper (this does not include title and reference pages). It needs to be well
written, based on information from scholarly research, and should demonstrate a thorough analysis
of the topic.