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Title: Matching Healthcare Professions to Scenarios

Objective: To enhance students’ understanding of various healthcare professions and their roles by analyzing and matching scenarios to the most appropriate profession.

Materials: - List of scenarios or case studies related to each healthcare profession - Paper or digital copies of the scenarios for each group or pair - Writing materials for each group or pair


  1. Introduction (5 minutes):
    • Begin by briefly introducing the different healthcare professions mentioned above.
    • Explain that the activity will involve analyzing scenarios and determining which profession would be most suitable for each situation.
    • Emphasize the importance of understanding the roles and responsibilities of different healthcare professionals in order to provide appropriate care.
  2. Scenario Distribution (5 minutes):
    • Divide the students into small groups or pairs, ensuring that each group has access to the list of scenarios.
    • Provide each group or pair with a copy of the scenarios or direct them to a digital platform where they can access the scenarios.
  3. Scenario Analysis (15 minutes):
    • Instruct the students to read and discuss each scenario within their group or pair.
    • Encourage them to consider the specific skills, expertise, and scope of practice of each healthcare profession when analyzing the scenarios.
    • Remind them to think critically and justify their choices based on the information provided in the scenarios.
  4. Profession Matching (15 minutes):
    • Ask each group or pair to discuss and decide which healthcare profession would be most appropriate for each scenario.
    • Instruct them to write down their chosen profession for each scenario, along with a brief explanation of their reasoning.
  5. Group Discussion (10 minutes):
    • Bring the students back together as a whole group.
    • Ask each group or pair to share their chosen profession and reasoning for one or two scenarios.
    • Encourage other students to provide feedback or alternative perspectives on the choices made.
  6. Reflection and Conclusion (5 minutes):
    • Facilitate a brief discussion on the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration in healthcare.
    • Ask students to reflect on what they have learned about the roles and responsibilities of different healthcare professions.
    • Summarize the activity and highlight the significance of understanding the diverse range of healthcare professionals in providing comprehensive care.

Note: It is essential to ensure that the scenarios provided are realistic and representative of the roles and responsibilities of each healthcare profession. Additionally, consider tailoring the scenarios to the specific level of knowledge and understanding of the students.