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MN Health Care News magazine feature article

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 1:46pm

The June edition of the Minnesota Health Care News magazine features a health literacy article written by Minnesota Health Literacy Partnership Chair Alisha Ellwood Odhiambo. The article highlights the recent release of the MN Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy and also some key tips for...

Monthly meeting - May highlights

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 4:57pm

Partnership members met today for our monthly meeting.  Highlights include....

  • a robust discussion around opportunities to better utilize our website, beginning with increasing mobile device friendliness of the site
  • MHLP was awarded a summer intern from the...

MN Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy

Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 10:30am

We are excited to announce the release of the Minnesota Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy!

Click here to view the press release.

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Health Numeracy Toolkit now available!

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 10:36am

MHLP is excited to announce the launch of our Minnesota Health Numeracy Toolkit.

Toolkit materials are now available on our website. Materials include:

  • a PowerPoint presentation with speaker notes
  • an outline, presentation options and references

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Special Event on October 7th at Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 11:53am

The Minnesota Health Literacy Partnership, together with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, American Cancer Society and Portico Healthnet, is sponsoring a special community forum to further our conversation on health literacy in Minnesota.

 

PART 1 –...

No meeting October 7th

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 5:00pm

There will be no monthly meeting in October 7, 2015. We will resume our monthly meeting schedule in November.

MHLP Teach-Back Program now available!

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 - 11:26am

MHLP is excited to announce the launch of our Minnesota Teach-Back Program.

Program materials are now available on our website. Materials include:

  • a video which shows an example of doing an effective teach-back
  • a PowerPoint presentation with speaker notes
  • ...

Minnesota: A model for other states

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 3:14pm

The organization and structure for the Minnesota Health Literacy Partnership will be discussed at both the inaguaral Ohio Health Literacy Conference and the American Public Health Association's Annual Meeting.  Partnership Chairwoman, Alisha Ellwood, will represent MHLP on panels at each...

MHLP 2010 Annual Report Now Available!

Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 8:17am

MHLP is pleased to announce the release of our first annual report.  Take a look inside and learn more about our activities in 2010 and how they helped us achieve our goals of sharing resources, training providers and empowering patients. 

Some highlights include:

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