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Episode 3: "Help Wanted"





21st Century Skill:
Productivity and Accountability

Anchor Standard in Reading CCRA.R.4:
Interpret words and phrases as they are used in the text.

Herb Benson is suffering chronic back pain, but the tests required to confirm a diagnosis are expensive and Herb doesn’t have insurance. Sasha argues that Herb should have a scan to rule out a spinal fracture, but Tahmid advises against it due to the financial repercussions. Meanwhile, Marianne is worried about Victoria when she keeps hearing her mention gruesome details that she presumes to be patient injuries she encountered at her former job. It turns out that Victoria is just a horror movie buff and explaining plot points of the latest horror flick!

Vital Signs Episode 3

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