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Health Literacy: Why is it a Challenge?

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Roberta Pawlak, MS, RN (bio)

April 14, 2009

1 hour and 2 minutes

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Part one of this three-part program was created for nurses and other health care providers to promote a forward shift in the ongoing challenges with health literacy. To enhance the delivery of health care to all patients, the following will be discussed: introductory information, regulatory standards/statistics, environmental assessment, effective communication tools, and barriers to implementing health literacy practices.