Find Trends in Your Profession (HEALTHCARE)

From there, you’ll develop well-reasoned conclusions. After reviewing the many sources available to you, you will choose those that are relevant, timely, and helpful in understanding the issues of your industry.
The assignment is to conduct research on the emerging trends of HEALTHCARE industry and an issue of particular interest to you in one of those trends.
Your work should inform and shape strategic decisions. Where is the industry going? What are the new growth areas? A manager uses information about emerging trends to inform planning and shape the organization’s future.
keywords. You will then identify what information you need to answer that question, and then you will search out that information, and analyze the information to produce “findings”, bringing you to information that helps you to make connections, analyze the facts, taking a balanced approach if the issue is disputed, and come to some conclusions. You will use this process in many ways, from writing grants or other proposals, to identifying a problem in your professional field. The process helps you to conduct effective research for relevant, timely information, and draw well-reasoned conclusions based on your analysis of the facts.
The sections of your paper will follow this order.
Introduction (use the paper title (not bold) instead of the word “Introduction”, even if that is what you are providing! (Introduce the industry, the top trends, and the issue that you have chosen and share the question or problem that prompted you to learn more.)
Top Trends of the _____ Industry (You will provide the NAICS or SOC codes for the industry that you are researching to demonstrate that you have learned how to navigate the business databases. You will then write about the three top trends in your industry, providing concise explanation of the trend and how it is trending, and the influence on the industry.)
An Important Emerging Issue in a trend and what it means in context to the industry (Here you will describe and discuss the issue you chose, why it is important to the industry, and what your research produced (both sides if the issue is disputed). You will then make well-reasoned arguments that answer the research question you asked at the start.)
Conclusions (Here you will tie up the trends, the issue, and make some overall conclusions about what your research revealed to you, any gaps that remain in your understanding of the issue, and your final summary.)
References (Please refer to the APA examples to get these correct.) You will submit draft References pages at the end of Week 2. I will look them over and provide feedback so there is no reason for you to have to re-submit the paper. Remember, these are double-spaced, hang-indented, and in alphabetical order.)