The purpose of this web-based training program is to educate health professionals about public health literacy and their role in providing health information and services and promoting public health literacy. The course uses a 508-compliant template, knowledge checks, scenario-based interactions, video clips, and a post-test to engage learners. The course includes an evaluation, glossary, and resource list. Need an account to access content.

Learning objectives

OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to: Define public health literacy. List factors that influence public health literacy. Identify who is affected by public health literacy. Identify consequences of limited public health literacy. Determine who the stakeholders in public health literacy are. Recognize the role of public health literacy in meeting core public health services. Apply lessons learned to improve public health literacy.

Owner (organization)

CDC TRAIN

Target audience

Healthcare professionals, Other

Types

Training

Formats

Online e-learning

Levels

Unknown

Language

English

Accessibility

Not applicable

Certification

No

Patients involved

No

PFMD last access

28 Nov 2020

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