As a healthcare professional, you will be working closely with other health care professionals. The best way to create a positive patient experience is to be able to understand the role that each healthcare professional plays in the care of a patient. For this assignment, select two of the following allied health professions (physician, dentist, pharmacist, nurses, advance practice nurse, or health services administrator) and take a deeper look into their specific functions and contributions to health care.

In a paper of 750-1,000 words please discuss the following:

  • What is their function/medical training?
  • In what type of setting can each profession be found traditionally? Is this changing today?
  • Discuss how the expanding roles of allied health in health care delivery have affectedeach profession.
  • How has the health care workforce shortage affected each profession?

Provide a minimum of two references.

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