Effective Health Communication and Health Literacy: Understanding the Connection

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How are health communication and health literacy connected? How can you be more effective in providing health information to consumers, patients, clients, library patrons and your community? This 1 hour webinar introduces the concepts of health literacy and health communication, outlines components of clear health communication, and identifies online resources from NLM, government agencies and other recognized resources for health literacy and health communication.

Objectives:
  • Define health literacy​
  • Describe universal precautions for health literacy​
  • Name 3 components of clear health communication ​
  • Identify 3 online resources you can use as tools to promote health literacy

Class Details

Date(s): October 19, 2021
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
Platform: Webex
CE Credits: 1.00
CE Categories: CHES, CHIS Level 1, CHIS Level 2
Class Experience Level: Beginner
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Class Contacts

Instructor: Nora Barnett
Technical Assistance: Molly Knapp