Fall Prevention Community of Practice

Knowledge Exchange

Health Literacy and Teach Back

Wednesday, October 7, 12 pm Eastern - Health Literacy refers to a person’s ability to access, understand and act on health related information. The complexity of the message and the health professional’s ability to communicate clearly are important contributing factors.

By the end of the webinar participants will have an understanding of:

• What is health literacy
• Identify prevalence and effects of low health literacy
• Their role and importance of communicating clearly
• How to apply “Universal Precautions” in health communication including Teach Back

Register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_e8l7oYX8SjmaucLEU8wqpA