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In the Know: Health literacy news and best practices

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 9:29am

The October edition of the Minnesota Health Literacy Partnership’s e-newsletter, In the Know: Health literacy news and best practices is now available!

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New Blog Series: Supporting the MN Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy - now posted!!!

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 2:24pm

Making health information understandable and jargon-free

Posted on Sep 21, 2018

Nearly 90% of Americans have difficulty using everyday health information that is routinely available. That makes it harder for patients to understand their options and make responsible,...

In the Know: Health literacy news and best practices

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 12:51pm

The August edition of the Minnesota Health Literacy Partnership’s e-newsletter, In the Know: Health literacy news and best practices is now available!

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Webinar recording now available!

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 8:41am

Re-imagining Consent in the Age of Health Literacy webinar recording is now available!  If you missed the live webcast, you can still view the...

We want your opinion!

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 2:00pm

Take our Plain Language Campaign survey by January 12th to let us know how useful and effective the campaign materials and social media efforts were.  

Click on the link below to access the survey.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r...

In the Know: Health literacy news and best practices

Monday, December 18, 2017 - 12:57pm

We are excited to release the second edition of the Minnesota Health Literacy Partnership's new e-newsletter, In the Know: Health literacy news and best...

Join us in promoting plain language!

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 8:08am

Plain language is one of the strategies supporting the Minnesota Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy priority of adopting and using health literacy best practices across all verbal, written and visual communication.  Plain language is all about using simple, easy-to-understand words.  It...

August membership meeting - CANCELLED!

Friday, July 28, 2017 - 12:08pm

Due to several conflicts with summer schedules, we will be cancelling our August meeting.  We will reconvene on Wednesday, September 6th from 10:30am - 12:00noon at the Minnesota Literacy Council.  Our apologies for any inconvience in light of this change.

Thanks,

Alisha, MHLP...

In the Know: Health literacy news and best practices

Friday, July 14, 2017 - 6:53am

We are excited to debut the first edition of the Minnesota Health Literacy Partnership's new e-newsletter, In the Know: Health literacy news and best practices....

April membership meeting - CANCELLED!

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 3:34pm

Due to the overlapp between our usual monthly meeting and the WI Health Literacy Summit.  We are cancelling the April meeting.  Please note that our next meeting will be Wednesday May 3rd from 10:30am to 12:00noon.  Hope to see you there!