Health Literacy Resources

The following items were found through the BHIC Blog.    Where the original source was identified, it is mentioned here.

Health Literacy Podcast on Health Care 411
In this Podcast, AHRQ Director Carolyn Clancy urges consumers to ask questions and repeat back instructions to improve comunication with health care providers. Listen to or download the Podcast at: http://www.healthcare411.ahrq.gov/radiocastseg.aspx?id=1141&type=seg [ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) updates]

Updated Guide: Locating Medical and Health Information

http://www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/SciRefGuides/medicalinfo.html
The Guide is a list of sources (print and online) used to answer questions related to health and medicine in the Science Reading Room at the Library of Congress.

Health Literacy Missouri Plain Talk Blog
http://www.healthliteracymissouri.org/for-health-literacy-professionals/plain-talk-blog/
The new weekly blog from Health Literacy Missouri will focus on some aspect of health literacy. This includes highlighting local events and initiatives taking place within Missouri as well as sharing health literacy news from across the United States and beyond.   [from the Health Literacy Missouri Blog]

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