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Health Literacy from A to Z Practical Ways to Communicate Your Health Message

ISBN-10: 0763745502
ISBN-13: 9780763745509
Edition: 2005
Authors: Helen Osborne
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Description: Clear communication of your health message can make all the difference in effective patient care. Health Literacy from A to Z: Practical Ways to Communicate Your Health Message is an easy to use handbook designed for the busy health professional.  More...

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List price: $62.95
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 8/31/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 293
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Clear communication of your health message can make all the difference in effective patient care. Health Literacy from A to Z: Practical Ways to Communicate Your Health Message is an easy to use handbook designed for the busy health professional. Filled with ideas and strategies that can be used in everyday practice, Health Literacy from A to Z is a first-of-its-kind resource. Learn the key principles and strategies of effective health communication presented in a simple, informal manner by one of the nation's leading experts in health literacy. Whether you are a physician, nurse, pharmacist, allied health professional, case manager, public health specialist, practice manager, health care educator, student or family caregiver this book is for you. 2006 Winner of the New England Chapter of the American Medical Writers AssociationWill Solimene Award for Excellence in Medical Communication! Read more about Health Literacy from A to Z: Practical Ways to Communicate Your Health Message winning a 2006 New England Chapter of the American Medical Writers Association Will Solimene Award for Excellence in Medical Communication: Press Release

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
How to Use This Book
About Health Literacy
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Solutions
Sources to Learn More
Assessing Literacy in Healthcare
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Solutions
Sources to Learn More
Assessing Readability
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Solutions
Sources to Learn More
Bulleted Lists
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Solutions
Sources to Learn More
Choosing, Adapting, and Reviewing Teaching Materials
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Solutions
Sources to Learn More
Consumer Health Libraries
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Solutions
Sources to Learn More
Decision Aids and Shared Decision-Making
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Solutions
Sources to Learn More
Email
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Ethics of Simplicity
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Feedback: Interviews and Focus Groups
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Feng Shui and Other Environmental Considerations
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Forms and Other "Reading-to-Do" Documents
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Groups, Classes, and Educational Programs
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Hearing: Communicating with People Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Helping Patients Prepare for and Participate in Healthcare
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Helping Patients Remember and Follow Medical Instructions
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Humor
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Internet Information
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Interpreters: Foreign and American Sign Language
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Knowledge: Learning and Teaching
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Language and Culture: Communicating with People from Other Languages and Lands
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Literacy: Communicating with People Who Do Not Read or Read Well
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Media: Videotapes, Audiotapes, CDs, and DVDs
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Medical-Legal Documents
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Metaphors and Analogies
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Solutions
Sources to Learn More
Numbers
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Objects and Models
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Older Adults
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Pictographs
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Plain Language
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Quality
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Risk Communication
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Signs, Maps, and Other Navigation Tools
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Stories and Narratives
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Talking and Listening
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Telephone
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Touchscreen Technology
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Translations
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Universal Design in Print and on the Web
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Vision: Communication with People Who Are Blind or Have Limited Vision
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Visuals
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Website Design
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Word Choice
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
X-tras
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
You: Empathy and Humanity
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Zest and Pizzazz
Starting Points
Strategies, Ideas, and Suggestions
Sources to Learn More
Eight Ways You Can Improve Health Communication
Health Literacy Month
About the Author
Index

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