K-12 Free Digital Lessons

Health Literacy Curriculum for High School

Making Healthy Choices & Navigating Medical Care


  • The Importance of Health Insurance
  • Healthcare Options
  • Accessing the Healthcare System
  • Reading & Negotiating Medical Bills
  • Avoiding Medical Debt


EVERFI's Healthcare Literacy courses empower students to become advocates for their own health and financial wellness, helping them understand when and where to ask for help with health care decisions.

The two supplemental resources, Healthcare Literacy: Making Healthy Choices & Navigating Medical Care are available to K-12 Schools at no cost.

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BEST FIT:Health, PE, FACS, Economics, CTE, Business, Advisory
NUMBER OF LESSONS:Two courses with a total of 4 lessons
TIME PER LESSON / TOTAL DURATION:15 minutes / 60 minutes
STANDARDS:Jump$tart Personal Finance Education Standards, National Health Education Standards (NHES), Common Career Technical Core (CCTC) Standards

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EVERFI's K-12 Resources Are Available at No Cost to Teachers, Schools, & Districts.

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Making Healthy Choices

Making Healthy Choices

In this standalone introductory lesson, students learn about how to manage their health, how to advocate for themselves and their medical needs, and how physical and financial health are connected.

Navigating Medical Care - Lesson 1
Navigating Medical Care - Lesson 2
Navigating Medical Care - Lesson 3

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