Professions
Overview

"You treat a disease, you win, you lose.
You treat a person, I guarantee you, you’ll win, no matter what the outcome."

- Patch Adams M.D.

What Is A
Healthcare Professional?

Healthcare professionals are people who have undergone extensive training and education in their fields, and meet strict and recognized sets of service and operational standards.


Education And Licensure

Upon completing their education and training, healthcare professionals must pass an examination to obtain a professional license to practice their disciplines. As part of maintaining their licenses, healthcare professionals must complete continuing education coursework, uphold the integrity of their professions, and adhere to the standards of practice as detailed in their individual state practice acts.

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Accreditation And Certifications

Accreditation is performed by private, non-governmental agencies, the oversight of which is carried out by entities such as the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and the US Department of Education.

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