Proceedings of the Surgeon General's Workshop on Improving Health Literacy September 7, 2006, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

On September 7, 2006, Acting Surgeon General Kenneth Moritsugu held a Surgeon Generals Workshop on Improving Health Literacy. The goal of the workshop was to present the state of the science in the field of health literacy from a variety of perspectives, including those of health care organizations...

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Corporate Authors: Surgeon General's Workshop on Improving Health Literacy (2006, National Institutes of Health), United States Public Health Service
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: [Washington, DC Office of the Surgeon General, U.S. Public Health Service, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services 2007, 2007?]
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520 |a On September 7, 2006, Acting Surgeon General Kenneth Moritsugu held a Surgeon Generals Workshop on Improving Health Literacy. The goal of the workshop was to present the state of the science in the field of health literacy from a variety of perspectives, including those of health care organizations and providers, the research community, and educators. During the course of the one-day workshop, participants identified the public health consequences of limited health literacy and established an evidence base for taking action