Center for Health Literacy Promotion - Action research for effective use of health info & services
The Center for Health Literacy Promotion is a research organization dedicated to enabling adults to use health information and services in ways that promote health.

  • We lead action research and data sharing that support innovative and collaborative public health and efforts to promote health literacy.

  • We develop, test, publish and continuously improve content, materials and curricula for our programs and for our clients.

  • We provide technical assistance for health literacy promotion.

Download the Beginnings Guides Brochure.
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Promoting Health Literacy with Information & Cool Tools from Your National Library of Medicine. Check out the Free Training page.

Download of the week:
This project pilot tested methods to evaluate the suitability of health education materials adapted from English source documents to serve non-English learners.

Featured Content:
Quality Innovation:  Our intervention to promote literacy through home visitation profiled at AHRQ Innovation Exchange. Beginnings Guides: a tool to improve quality and reduce disparities. Innovation Profile: Reflective Approach to Improve Health Literacy 

CHLP is a member of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine 
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Health plans need culturally and linguistically appropriate materials for non-English speaking patients. From the Agency for Research and Quality. Click here to read more. 2.06.17

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