Health Literacy

At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Define functional health literacy.
  2. Describe the magnitude of inadequate health literacy in America, particularly among the elderly.
  3. Explain the importance of patients health literacy on disease self-management skills.
Participant Information
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1. Work location?
2. Job position/role?
3. Type of organization/work setting?
4. Race/ethnicity?
5. Gender?
6. What format did you use?
Evaluation
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7. The course was of overall high quality.
8. The program moderator was helpful in framing questions and focusing discussion.
9. The presenter, Mark Williams, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Hospital Medicine Unit, Emory Healthcare was knowledgeable.
9b. The presenter, N/A was knowledgeable.
9c. The presenter, N/A was knowledgeable.
10. As a result of my participation in this videoconference, I am able to Define functional health literacy.
10b. As a result of my participation in this videoconference, I am able to Describe the magnitude of inadequate health literacy in America, particularly among the elderly.
10c. As a result of my participation in this videoconference, I am able to Explain the importance of patients health literacy on disease self-management skills.
11. The knowledge gained from this program will help me perform my job more effectively.
12. I would recommend this course for employees in positions similar to mine.
Comments
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13. What was the most useful or important thing you learned during this program?
14. What suggestions do you have for improving the program?
15. What other public health topics would you like to see addressed in future satellite broadcasts?
Point of View
16. This training was balanced, fair, and free of commercial bias.
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