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Health Literacy Seminar

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Event Information
When: March 11, 2016 @ 9:00 am
Time: 9:00 am — 5:00 pm
Where: The Hotel Windsor
111 Spring Street
Melbourne    Google Map
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  • Statewide or organisation wide approaches to improve access to care and patient safety by systematically embedding health literacy into strategy and operations.
  • Value and build the capacity of consumers and carers to contribute to the development of health literacy initiatives.
  • Showcase programs where health literacy is effectively integrated into planning, implementation and evaluation.
  • Showcase the impact of education programs to improve health literacy for care providers on:
  • Communication capability
  • High risk situations including care transitions, information about medications etc
  • Specific patient groups
  • Share information novel tools and resources that have been successfully used to improve health literacy.
  • Useful, culturally appropriate information about health and health care for consumers and carers