Health Literacy

Health Literacy2024-05-30T10:50:05-04:00

Health Literacy ECHO Educational Series

Welcome to the Health Literacy ECHO Educational Series. Brought to you in partnership with Florida Rural Health Association and Mississippi Public Health Institute. You will find the following sessions available for your viewing pleasure.
  • Utilizing Visual Thinking Strategies to Increase¬†Health Literacy Among Health Professional
  • Using Plain Language Principles to Communicate Health Messages on Tik Tok and Social Media
  • Health Literacy: What Can You Measure?
  • Working with Immigrant Communities: Cultural Considerations
  • Adding Health Literacy to Your Community Health Assessment (CHA)
  • Translating Research into Practice: Making Research Participation Relevant for Patients
  • Building Health Literate Interprofessional Teams
  • Building Health Literacy Into Your Community Programs
  • Health Literate LGBTQ+ Care
  • Communicating with Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Persons
  • Designing Accessible Educational Materials
The learning objectives for this series are:
  • Understand health literacy barriers for patient engagement
  • Identify various methods of improving patient interaction through utilization of health literacy screening tools
  • Define the connection between health outcomes and health literacy
Each video can be found under the ECHOs tab. Once you select the video, click on video tab. After watching the video click the Post-test tab to take a short Post-test.

CME Credit Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential

Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Florida AHEC Network and Mississippi Public Health Institute and the Florida Rural Health Association. The Florida AHEC Network is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education to physicians

The Florida AHEC Network designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 11.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for the series, 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per session. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Financial Disclosure Statement:
None of the planners or presenters for this educational activity have any relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

Credit Expiration Date: 8/25/2024

Target Audience: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Social Workers, Nutritional/Dietitians, Pharmacists, Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Health Educators

Please contact: [email protected]

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