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Interactive video lesson plan for: Applying for Health Insurance: Then and Now

Activity overview:

In which John Green attempts to apply for new health insurance coverage using the Affordable Care Act's insurance exchanges and then through a private insurer that existed before the ACA (aka Obamacare) went into effect.

It's of course too soon to tell which of these options will be cheaper, which will offer the best coverage, and so on, but I wanted to explore how the (still very glitchy) exchanges compare to the pre-ACA experience of trying to get approved for coverage.

Yes, I realize this video is over 4 minutes. I think it meets the definition of an educational video, but I'll leave it up to y'all to discuss in Our Pants: http://nerdfighteria.vanillaforums.com/

Tagged under: health insurance,health care,politics,news,obamacare,affordable care act,health,wellness,fitness,illness,disease,money,finance,economics,government,governance,media,analysis,news analysis

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