Tue, Oct 18|
Introduction to Health Literacy
Low health literacy is pervasive across all populations. Learn about health literacy and how to address the problem.
Time & Location
Oct 18, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
About the Event
Participants will learn the key concepts of health literacy and how it impacts patient safety, health outcomes, and health care costs. This session covers the causes of low health literacy, such as social determinants of health and cultural barriers. Attendees are introduced to strategies to address limited health literacy, such as universal precautions, shared decision-making, the Teach-Back Method, and more.