Attend a committee meeting in your health care organization. If you   are not currently employed in a health care setting, you may elect to   attend a committee meeting at another company, a community center, a   local school, local chamber of commerce or other professional organization.

Observe the interactions between committee members and the process   used by the committee to arrive at decisions.

In 500-750 words, describe the function of the committee and the   roles of those in attendance. Describe your observations of the   interactions between members of the committee and determine whether   the process used to arrive at decisions is a form of shared governance.

A minimum of two academic references from credible sources are   required for this assignment.

Submit the completed “Collaborative Committee Meeting   Verification Form” with the assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the   APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An   abstract is not required.

This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the   rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the   rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the   assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.

You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Refer to the   directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be   submitted to LopesWrite.

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