Health Literacy On Demand
Class Experience Level

This self paced, on demand class is held in Moodle. It includes a 1 hour narrated tutorial with activities.



What is health literacy (HL)?  

Why is HL important?  

Risk Factors for low HL  

Universal Precautions for HL  

Best Practices 

Clear Communication for HL  

Resources:; PEMAT; AHRQ Universal Precautions  


This presentation addresses improving health literacy, by including information about the NLM/NIH resource MedlinePlus;; PEMAT; Health Literacy Universal Precautions Toolkit.

  • Describe personal and organizational health literacy.
  • Define universal precautions for health literacy.
  • Identify 3 resources that you can use to address health literacy.

Class Details

Platform: Moodle
CE Credits: 1.00
CE Categories: CHES, CHIS Level 2, CNE
Class Experience Level: Beginner
This is a National NNLM class.

Class Contacts

Technical Assistance: Molly Knapp