Curriculum

Because of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), individuals, families and businesses will need to make decisions about their health insurance and the options they provide. As a nonpartisan entity, University of Missouri Extension’s role is to provide education. The Health Insurance Education Initiative’s curriculum is designed to provide Missourians with the information they need to make informed health insurance decisions.

CB24, Health Insurance Education: Options for you and your family (Revised Fall 2016)

The curriculum contains five sections, but it is designed so that you can choose sections to fill the needs of a particular audience. An index of slides is included.

  • Health Insurance Education: Options for you and your family — The basics (36 slides)
  • Health Insurance Education: Options for you and your family – The basics (Spanish version – 35 slides)
  • Health Insurance Education: Options for you and your family — In-depth (74 slides)
  • Optional add-on: Supplemental information for specific groups, including older adults; young adults; farmers; immigrants; self-employed; unemployed; and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals — (20 slides)
  • Optional add-on: Employer-sponsored insurance: What employees need to know — (14 slides)
  • Optional add-on: Changes to Medicare — (20 slides)

Find out more and order the curriculum: CB24, Health Insurance Education: Options for you and your family.

Read the CB24 guidelines document (PDF) prior to purchasing.

CB25, Health Insurance Education: What the Affordable Care Act means for businesses (Revised Fall 2016)

The curriculum is indexed and it includes the following topics:

  • An overview of the ACA (12 slides).
  • Information about what the ACA means to employees and the self-employed (18 slides).
  • Instructions for calculating employer size (29 slides).
  • Rules for small employers (those with fewer than 50 employees) (11 slides).
  • Rules for large employers (those with 50 or more employees) (14 slides).
  • Information about additional provisions and reporting requirements (8 slides).

Find out more and order the curriculum: CB25, Health Insurance Education: What the Affordable Care Act means for businesses.

Read the CB25 guidelines document (PDF) prior to purchasing.