Overview Of Health Literacy and Clear Health Communication

Overview Of Health Literacy and Clear Health Communication

Health literacy is defined as the degree to which individuals can obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate decisions regarding their health.

Current Research In Health Literacy

Current Research In Health Literacy

Find research topics on risk assessment and screening as well as interventions to address health literacy.

Health Literacy - The Newest Vital Sign

Health Literacy - The Newest Vital Sign

The Newest Vital Sign (NVS) is a valid and reliable screening tool available in English and Spanish that identifies patients at risk for low health literacy.

Opportunities for Funding and Collaboration

Opportunities for Funding and Collaboration

A list of organizations involved in health literacy research.