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New AHRQ report: Health Literacy Interventions and Outcomes

Tuesday, March 29, 2011 - 3:32pm

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality released a report linking low health literacy to higher risk of death and more emergency room visits and hospitalizations.  The report is titled "Health Literacy interventions and outcomes: An Updated Systematic Review".  It is an...

Health Literacy workshop at MAPS conference in November

Thursday, October 7, 2010 - 9:55am

MHLP was invited to facilitate a pre-conference workshop on health literacy for the Minnesota Alliance for Patient Safety Conference, People and Partnerships: Bridging the Gap.

We are very excited about this opportunity and want to encourage you to attend our workshop and the entire event...

HeLP MN Seniors

Friday, September 17, 2010 - 3:12pm

HeLP MN Seniors is a new health literacy program to empower and educate older adults.

“I found the workshops most interesting and helpful.  [I ] have incorporated some of the ideas … during … visits to my medical facility.  The computer...