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Health Literacy Dashboard

Welcome to the Health Literacy Dashboard- a resource of health literacy information for the staff at UH.

Health Literacy News

7/29/2014- New Fall Prevention Ask Me handout

A new handout is available aimed at preventing falls for our patients here at UH. This easy-to-understand sheet can be given to all patients and their family members, particularly those who might be a fall risk. It is available in both Spanish and English. You may order copies directly from Menco or Jennifer Kaari.

5/1/2104- Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month. The Health Education Center has great mental health resources for UH staff, patients and visitors. Check out our catalog for a list of available materials. If you would like to request these materials for your patients or their loved ones, email Jennifer Kaari.

4/1/2014- Updated Coumadin Ask Me sheet Available

The Coumadin Therapy Ask Me handout has been updated! This new version provides more comprehensive discharge instructions. It is available in English and in Spanish, as well as a teaching guide for providers. Contact Jennifer Kaari to order the updated version!

3/7/2014- Health Literacy Dashboard Updated

Check out the newly updated Health Literacy Dashboard. New features included updated information about the Ask Me program. All staff can now request paitient education materials through our new Request Materials form. Questions? Concerns? Contact Jennifer Kaari, the hospital librarian!