In this data analysis activity, students will explore the financial realities of healthcare expenses for uninsured individuals. They will analyze data related to the average hospital expenses incurred by someone without health insurance.
Students will read and analyze the hospital expenses for different treatments and for the hospital stays in different states for an uninsured individual. Students will answer review questions and understand the importance of health insurance. This activity serves as an opportunity for students to recognize the critical importance of health insurance.
Finally, students will analyze a series of health events that happened to Mr. John, and find out how health insurance helped him.
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The primary objectives are to teach students the financial challenges and risks associated with lacking health insurance and to appreciate the role of health insurance in providing financial protection and access to healthcare services.