Health Insurance Coverage in Virginia


Module 1 – SLP


After reading the background materials as well as additional information you find from the literature and online sources, respond to the following questions for this module’s SLP:

  1. Discuss the sources of health insurance coverage in your home state, or any state of your choosing, for the following groups:
    • Seniors age 65 and older
    • Children younger than 18
    • Low-income families with at least one child, whose family income is below 133% of the Federal Poverty Level
    • The self-employed
    • Employees of large companies (more than 100 employees)
    • Employees of small businesses
    • Part-time, temporary, and seasonal employees
    • The unemployed
    • College students
  2. Discuss whether the groups listed above need to contribute to the premiums of their health insurance.

SLP Assignment Expectations

Length: Write a 3 page paper, typed and double spaced, with 12 pt. Times New Roman font and 1-inch page margins. Use headers throughout the paper.