Health Literacy Fair Held at University of New Mexico Hospital, October 1 and 4

To recognize October as Health Literacy Month, CLG member, Audrey Riffenburgh and the health literacy teams at UNM Hospital in Albuquerque sponsored the 2nd annual Health Literacy Fair. The Fair showcased:

  • Health literacy basics
  • New graphic design templates for patient handouts
  • Original and revised versions of printed materials for patients
  • The Health Sciences Center Library health literacy website
  • The “teach back” strategy
  • How the Patient-Centered Medical Home can integrate health literacy