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Health Literacy

Find resources and educational materials on health literacy and clear communiciation.

Assessing Patient Literacy

  • Health Literacy Measurement Tools
  • Health Literacy Tool Shed
  • The Newest Vital Sign: A New Health Literacy Assessment Tool for Health Care Providers
  • REALM-SF Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine, Short Form

Assessing Readability

Adapted from University of Maryland Health Sciences and Human Services Library Health Literacy Resource Guide. Used with permission.