Terri Ann Parnell, MA, DNP, RN
Springer Publishing Company
Expiration Date: 12/31/2020
This program is pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) to provide continuing education credit to Certified Case Managers (CCMs).
CCRNs: This course is eligible for new synergy model Category B.
Promoting the health literacy of patients across all settings is an essential component of prevention, wellness, and effective medical treatment. Health Literacy in Nursing: Providing Person-Centered Care provides an overview of health literacy, discusses the magnitude of the issue, and explains implications of low health literacy. It details strategies to enhance effective communication between patients and nurses.
Part I - Health Literacy: The Magnitude of the Problem
Part II - Oral Communication
Part III - Written Health Communication
Part IV - Health Literacy and Unique Populations
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