The 2012 Ohio Health Literacy Conference
- Start date:
- 9/13/2012-7:30 AM
- End date:
- 9/13/2012-2:30 PM
- St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, 2351 E. 22nd St.,
Health Literacy: What Is It, What To Do About It, Why Is It
This introductory session will increase the awareness of Health Literacy, describe the scope and implications of the Health Literacy problem, identity barriers faced by both patients and clinicians, and highlight specific strategies that enhance and further Health Literacy. During the first hour, you will hear from two of the pioneers of Health Literacy in Cleveland. The second hour is interactive, including games and role playing to demonstrate the importance of this issue.
Karen Komondor, Director, Education, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center
Richard Peterson, CEO, Project Learn
Jodie Turosky, Clinical Manager, Pharmacy, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center
Sessions $25 per person
Writing for Easier Reading Workshop $25 per person
Conference Day $40 per person
Pharmacy and Social Worker educational credits also available.
For more details and registration please download the OHLC Brochure or click here.
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