Podcast on Attributes of a Health Literate Organization Available

Podcast on Attributes of a Health Literate Organization

Listen to a Podcast of AHRQ’s Cindy Brach talking about the Institute of Medicine discussion paper, “Ten Attributes of a Health Literate Organization. In this podcast, Cindy talks with Helen Osborne about:

  • What “health literate organizations" are and why they matter.
  • How this paper was inspired by the National Standards on Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) from the HHS Office of Minority Health.
  • Ten attributes of health literate health care organizations, along with examples and resources to learn more.

 

Access the Health Literacy Out Loud podcast at: http://www.healthliteracyoutloud.com/2012/08/14/health-literacy-out-loud-82-attributes-of-health-literate-organizations/.

 

Also check out new postings on AHRQ’s Health Literacy and Cultural Competence Browse page at: http://www.ahrq.gov/browse/hlitix.htm.