Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ) Health Literacy Universal Precautions Toolkit, 2nd Edition
Helps to reduce the complexity of health care, increase understanding of health information, and enhance support for all health literacy levels (U.S Department of Health and Human Services 7s/2019).
Free service that allows health organizations and IT providers to link patient portals and electronic health record (EHR) systems to information from MedlinePlus (https://medlineplus.gov), the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) consumer health Web site.
National Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy
Contains seven goals to improve health literacy and strategies for achieving them (U.S.Department of Health and Human Services-Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, (CDC,7/2019)
News Literacy Project
National education nonprofit offering nonpartisan, independent programs that teach students how to know what to believe in the digital age. It has an educator site and student virtual check site called Checkology.
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