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On Demand September 20, 2017

The Cost of Health Literacy

Broadcast Date: September 20, 2017 | 1 hour
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Handouts (7 pages)
Low Health Literacy (18 pages)
Simply Put (44 pages)
Reference (1 page)

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Windows Media Player

Post-Conference Materials

Sheet (1 page)
Evaluation (1 page)
Social Worker Exam (1 page)

Program Overview

Program faculty will provide an introduction to health literacy and how it contributes to increased health care cost.  The program will also discuss ways to identify patients at risk for low health literacy as well as practical tools health professionals can use to improve provider-patient communication.  

For more information, view the conference flyer.

Target Audience

Primary healthcare providers; nurses; social workers; community health workers; health educators; public health professionals;
front-desk staff in primary healthcare setting; patient navigators; those who work with rural or a medically underserved populations

Contact Hours

Nurses 1 hour, Social Workers 1 hour

Conference participants who are not ADPH employees will be charged a fee to receive CE certificates. View the new Continuing Education Requirements.

Contact for Technical Assistance

Call 334-206-5618 or email ALPHTN.

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