INFORMATION FOR PUBLIC HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
- You have the power to improve health literacy!!!
- All public health professionals can help improve health literacy.
Health Literacy Guidelines
- Look at the Ask Me 3 questions and make sure these questions are answered each time with each community member/patient.
- Check the readability statistics for any of the information you give to patients or the public.
- Use the resources here as a guide, but remember individual strategies are needed for each community in order to keep your patients and residents safe and informed!