The AHRQ Health Literacy Universal Precautions Toolkit, 2nd edition, can help primary care practices reduce the complexity of health care, increase patient understanding of health information, and enhance support for patients of all health literacy levels.
From Health Affairs. New Federal Policy Initiatives To Boost Health Literacy Can Help The Nation Move Beyond The Cycle Of Costly ‘Crisis Care’
<p>From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality</p>
<p>From the Joint Commission Public Policy Initiative</p>
<p>From the <cite>Family Practice Management</cite> journal of the American Academy of Family Physicians</p>
<p>From Health Literacy Innovations for the AmeriHealth Mercy Family of Companies</p>
<p>From the <cite>Journal of General Internal Medicine</cite></p>
From the American College of Physicians. Consists of two-sided 4”x6” sheets which help patients to present important questions to their physician related to their health conditions. HEALTH TiPS are written at or below a fifth grade reading level and enable patients with limited health literacy to have more effective interactions with their physicians