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What is a health literate organization?

Posted by on April 27th, 2012 0 comments

The IOM Roundtable on Health Literacy published a Discussion Paper in January that describes ten attributes of a health literate organization. The paper defines a health literate organization as an organization that makes it easier for people to navigate, understand, and use information and services to take care of their health. The following is the… Read More »

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Scholarships for IHA Conference

Posted by on April 13th, 2012 0 comments

Health Literacy Innovations is offering scholarships to the Institute for Healthcare Advancement’s Health Literacy conference in Irvine, California. I attended this conference several years ago. Caroline Marshall, the NER’s Health Literacy Community of Interest leader, attended last year. We both highly recommend the conference. The conference theme is Operational Solutions to Low Health Literacy. Apply… Read More »

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