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ERIC Number: ED201891
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Pages: 61
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
A Health Care Planner: Teaching Low-Income Consumers about Health Care Alternatives.
Fitch, Sandra F.
This module, one of six on teaching consumer matters to low-income groups, focuses on health care alternatives. It provides helpers of low-income people in Virginia with a composite of information in the areas of traditional health care, alternatives to the traditional methods, insurance, medications, and fraudulent practices. At the end of each unit, tools for teaching and teaching techniques which can be utilized to convey this information to clients are included. Appended materials include information about nursing homes, social service agencies, medicare, and questions to ask the doctor. (CT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Virginia State Dept. of Welfare, Richmond.
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Richmond, VA.