As part of your work with the Task Force, you have been asked to provide a brief description of personalized medicine as a trend in delivery of healthcare that is specific to the individual patient. Your response should include:
- A definition of the term personalized medicine
- A specific example of personalized medicine
- Your opinion on whether the advances to date in personalized medicine makes sense for Healing Hands Hospital from the perspective of clinical staff knowledge in this field, ability of the current EHR systems to accommodate genetic information, potential risks related to access to a patient’s genetic information. Also consider whether it is a reimbursable service.
Include 2 reference sources, besides the textbook, and be sure to document your references using APA format.