What is your educational background (include majors and/or degrees obtained)?

Personal Interview Assignment
For this assignment each student will personally interview a professional in a specific health profession. The student
may choose the profession and the professional, but they should inform the instructor of the choice. Students are
encouraged to complete the interview in the health care organization where the interviewee is employed. For this
assignment, Students will develop a PowerPoint presentation include information listed below and submit by due
date for a grade. The PowerPoint should have between 17 to 20 slides including a reference slide.
Overview (student) – Include an introductory slide with the name of interviewee, your
relationship to interviewee, and when (date/time) and where interview took place (including
full name of facility and address).
Why did you choose this professional to interview?
What is your full job title? Where do you work? How long have you worked there? Have you
worked at any other facilities? If so, which ones?
What are the major duties and responsibilities of your job? Please describe fully.
How and why did you select this profession? Did you consider other professions? If so, which
What is your educational background (include majors and/or degrees obtained)? Where did you
go to school (include location)? What are your credentials (license, certification, registration)?
What are the opportunities for advancement at your current place of employment? What are
your career goals?
What do you like and dislike about your job? What, if anything, would you change about your
working conditions?
What are your working hours and days? Is there some choice or control of your work schedule?
Please explain.
Do you believe that you have job longevity? Why or why not? Do you believe your profession is
in high demand? Why or why not?
10. Are you satisfied with your current salary and benefits? Why or why not? What is salary range at
your place of employment and some employee benefits?
11. Do you feel respected by others, such as co-workers, other health professionals, and patients?
Why or why not? What, if anything, can you do to change the situation?
12. Are you a member of any professional organizations? Why or why not? If so, which ones? What
are some benefits of membership?
13. What advice would you give to someone considering your profession?
14. Summary and conclusion (student) – Write a paragraph which summarizes your experience and
include what you learned from conducting this interview. Did this interview affect your career
choice? Explain why or why not.