Health literacy and palliative care : workshop summary

"The Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Health Literacy convened a 1-day public workshop to explore the relationship between palliative care and health literacy, and the importance of health literate communication in providing high-quality delivery of palliative care. Health Literacy and Palli...

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Main Author: Alper, Joe
Corporate Authors: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.) Roundtable on Health Literacy, Health Literacy and Palliative Care (Workshop) (2015, Washington, D.C.)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, DC the National Academies Press 2016, [2016]©2016
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Summary:"The Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Health Literacy convened a 1-day public workshop to explore the relationship between palliative care and health literacy, and the importance of health literate communication in providing high-quality delivery of palliative care. Health Literacy and Palliative Care summarizes the discussions that occurred throughout the workshop and highlights the key lessons presented, practical strategies, and the needs and opportunities for improving health literacy in the United States"--Publisher's description
Physical Description:1 PDF file (xviii, 117 pages) color illustrations
ISBN:9780309380379
9780309380362
0309380367
0309380375