Help Your Patients Make Informed Health Care Decisions

Health literacy can reduce adverse events for your patients, like missed screenings, inappropriate care transitions, and diagnostic errors (see CMS Framework for Health Equity (PDF)). During Health Literacy Month, get in the habit of promoting health literacy and language access resources so your patients can find, understand, and use information for health-related decisions.

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Source: CMS MLN Connects dated October 20, 2022

 

            Last Updated Thu, 20 Oct 2022 14:16:00 +0000