How can I better communicate with my patients?
Learn about health literacy in Missouri
Develop health materials for older adults
Collaborate with health professionals
Share resources with patients
Questions are the answer
How can I better communicate with my health care provider?
Know what questions to ask
Try ‘teach back’
Find the best treatment option
Be a prepared patient
Keep a personal health record
Follow this checklist
Health tips for patients
What are the best plain language tools and resources?
Plain language guidelines
Plain language medical dictionary
Tools for deciphering medical terms
Center for Plain Language
Guide for creating materials
Guide for developing websites
Are there toolkits I can use in my practice?
Health literacy for primary care practices
Patient safety at the point of care
Informed consent in research
AMA's health literacy video
Program for readability in science and medicine
How can I improve cultural competency in my practice?
Overview of health literacy and cultural competency
Information about immigrant and refugee groups
Health information in specific languages
Resources to promote cultural competency in health care