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Next Partnership meeting August 5th!

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:45pm

Please join us for a virtual meeting on Wednesday, August 5th from 10:30am - 12:00noon.  If you are interested, please email chair, Alisha Odhiambo at alisha.odhiambo@bluecrossmn.com for the link.

Next Partnership meeting March 4th 10:30-Noon

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 11:52am

As a reminder we have taken a few months break from our monthly meetings.  There is no meeting in February and we will plan to reconvene in March at our usual time.  

Please join us on Wednesday, March 4th from 10:30am - 12:00noon at the Minnesota Literacy Council.

Alisha...

In the Know: Health literacy news and best practices

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 10:29am

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 - 3:24pm

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 - 1:51pm

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 - 9:41am

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 - 3:00pm

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 - 1:57pm

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 - 9:08am

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 - 1:08pm

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...