Tag Archives: readability

New Health Literacy Resources

Toolkit for Making Written Material Clear and Effective http://www.cms.gov/WrittenMaterialsToolkit The Toolkit for Making Written Material Clear and Effective is a health literacy resource from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). This 11-part Toolkit provides a detailed and comprehensive … Continue reading

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Re-format Web Pages for Easy Reading

Readability has been the topic of major discussion, several times,  on the Health Literacy listserv.    I recently  saw this posting on the MCMLA listserv so I thought I would test it as readability is sometimes a challenge for me as … Continue reading

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Plain and Simple Readability Tools

A variety of web-based  readability tools have been collected on the Plain & Simple web site at http://www.idph.state.ia.us/health_literacy/readability.asp. This information was provided by Don McCormick; “Plain & Simple” Health Literacy Coordinator; Iowa Dept. of Public Health; http://www.idph.state.ia.us/health_literacy

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