Access to Health Services

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Access to Health Services


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Type: Informational Material


This resource is informational material about access to comprehensive, quality health care services and how it is important for promoting and maintaining health, preventing and managing disease, reducing unnecessary disability and premature death, and achieving health equity for all Americans. This information material would be used as a supplement to the teacher's lesson about the relationship between access to healthcare and health status.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.1.5) Analyze the relationship between access to health care and health status.

Examples: relationship between health insurance coverage and life expectancy; access to medical care including primary care physician, hospital, vaccines

Tags: Health Care, Health Care Services, Health Education, Health Insurance Coverage, Health Status, Healthy People 2020
License Type: Public Domain
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
AccessibilityText Resources: Content is organized under headings and subheadings

This resource provides informational material that would be collected to develop your own activities to teach the relationship between access to health care and health status.

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Author: Amber Ensley
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit