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Health Literacy Universal Precautions Approach

Not sure how your organization can make health information understandable and your services accessible for everyone? Using health literacy universal precautions is the best approach to meet each patient’s individual needs.




A health literacy universal precautions approach assumes that everyone may have difficulty understanding health information and accessing services. This approach includes communicating clearly, confirming understanding, improving access for services and supporting patients with improving their health.


Take a look at some helpful resources that can assist your organization with implementing a health literacy universal precautions approach:

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