New Video on Culture, Language and Health LiteracyAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) sent this bulletin at 10/31/2012 09:58 AM EDT New Video on Culture, Language and Health Literacy
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), AHRQ’s sister agency, has released a new video discussing how culture, language, and health literacy are important to effective health communication. The video also describes HRSA’s free online course, "Effective Communication Tools for Health Care Professionals."
To access the video “Culture, Language and Health Literacy” go to: http://www.hrsa.gov/culturalcompetence
To access “Effective Communication Tools for Health Care Professionals” go to: www.hrsa.gov/publichealth/healthliteracy/index.html
You can find additional links to health literacy and cultural competence resources from the Department of Health and Human Services on AHRQ’s Browse page at: www.ahrq.gov/browse/hlitres.htm
New Video on Culture, Language and Health Literacy