# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 94121209

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Differentiate between the scope and roles of the Virginia Department of Health Professions and the Virginia Department of Health.

Definition

Differentiation should include the functions of the Virginia Department of Health Professions and those of the Virginia Department of Health.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the function of the Virginia Department of Health?
  • How does the Department of Health reach those in the community?
  • What is the function of the Virginia Department of Health Professions?
  • Why is a regulatory agency needed for the healthcare industry?

Related Standards of Learning

English

12.5

The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.