Find a healthcare association you would be interested in joining and follow it on LinkedIn® or subscribe to its newsletter.Gather details about membership fees and any discounts available with the membership.Identify current association +
+-/members via social media and reach out to them to find out more about th-eir experiences with and the benefits of having a membership.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word proposal to your employer outlining the benefits of joining the selected health care association and the benefits of attending a meeting, convention or conference in-person.Provide a rationale of how your membership to the healthcare association and attending its event(s) will benefit your employer, contribute to your job responsibilities, and promote your own professional development. Include insight from the relationships you established to reinforce your rationale.
Networking through healthcare associations
Cite 3 reputable references to support your assignment (e.g., trade or industry publications, government or agency websites, scholarly works, or other sources of similar quality).Note: If you are unable to, or would rather not, complete the assignment in LinkedIn, you may submit the assignment using a Word document. Please let your faculty know if you intend to choose this option. In the document, please include all necessary components as described in the assignment instructions. If you have any questions, or need any clarification, about the requirements, please ask your instructor. Format your assignment according to APA guidelines.