Health literacy training for resident doctors
Country of origin: USA
Click for Full Details: www.tandfonline.comNearly 50 percent of Americans lack the literacy skills needed to function effectively in today's health care environment, according to the Institute of Medicine Committee on Health Literacy. Experts recommend health professionals be trained to better communicate with low-literacy patients. Emory University School of Medicine has developed a health literacy program that is being implemented through the school's internal medicine residency training programme.
An article on the program is available online in PDF format.
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