Effective Health Communication and Health Literacy: Understanding the Connection - April 25, 2024
Class Experience Level
Beginner

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. This presentation addresses improving health literacy, by including information about the NLM/NIH resource MedlinePlus.gov.

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): April 25, 2024
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 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

Host/Instructor: Tiffany Chavis
Technical Assistance: Molly Knapp

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