MONDAY, DEC. 14, 2015

UNIT: HEALTH CARE 

TOPIC:  RISING COST OF HEALTH CARE 


LEARNING TARGET:

1. I will be able to identify the major factors driving up health care costs in the U.S. 

STUDENT OUTCOME:

1. I will be able to identify the major factors driving up health care costs in the U.S. 

STUDENT OUTCOME:


STATE STANDARDS: 

CG4

COMMON CORE: 

READING Standards

Come to discussions prepared, having read and researched material understudy; explicitly draw on that preparation by referring to evidence from texts and other research on the topic or issue to stimulate a thoughtful, well reasoned exchange of ideas.


REMINDERS: 


LESSON: 

1.  Continue and complete the article below and create a brief slide show that has the following on individual sides

  1. summary of factors: statement
  2. the most powerful factor 
  3. the factor that will be the least difficult to change and reason why (separate slide)
  4. the factor that will be the most difficult to change and reason why (separate slide)

http://bipartisanpolicy.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/default/files/BPC%20Health%20Care%20Cost%20Drivers%20Brief%20Sept%202012.pdf

  

2.  Steven Brill, author of the book America's Bitter Pill



You will watch the video above and construct a summary of the author's findings as discussed in the interview 


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