ERIC Number: ED234233
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Health Care and Services for Consumers.
This module, consisting of materials for use in conducting a consumer education mini-course, deals with health care and services for consumers. Covered in the individual lessons are the following topics: understanding what is and is not covered by Medicare, assessing the need for private health insurance, purchasing private health insurance, choosing a doctor, choosing a hospital, choosing a dentist, and getting a second opinion when facing surgery. Each lesson contains an outline of the major concepts to be covered in the lesson, suggested activities, a list of instructional materials included in the lesson, a list of pertinent references, test questions, an answer sheet, an information outline, and transparency masters. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Consumer Education, Dentists, Guidelines, Health Insurance, Health Services, Hospitals, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Medical Services, Occupational Home Economics, Physicians, Secondary Education, Surgery
Instructional Materials Laboratory, 10 Industrial Education Bldg., University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Career and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Southeast Missouri State Univ., Cape Girardeau.
Note: For related documents, see CE 036 994-996. Produced by the Instructional Materials Laboratory. Initial materials developed through Independent Living for the Elderly Project, 1980-81.