The Health Literacy Solutions Center | Resources for Health Literacy

What is The IHA Health Literacy Solutions Center?

It's an Online Home for the Health Literacy Community to:

  • Find and Share Resources
  • Learn and Grow
  • Network With One Another
  • Discuss and Debate
  • Get and Stay Connected
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Explore Our Health Literacy Resources and Initiatives

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COVID-19 Resources

Get more than 160 resources, posted by members—like you!

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Always Use Teach-Back!

This comprehensive training resource will help you expertly integrate Teach Back into your practice.

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Conferences

We produce health literacy conferences, including IHA and HLiA-HARC: integrated health literacy research-policy-practice.

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Easy to Read Books

We publish easy to read and use books—7 titles in multiple languages @ 3rd-5th grade reading level.

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Discussion List

The Health Literacy Discussion List connects you to 3000+ health literacy colleagues. Ask, answer, share.

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Journal

We publish Health Literacy Research and Practice, an online, open access, peer reviewed journal.

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Certificate

The IHA Assessment-Based Health Literacy Specialist Certificate, a health literacy professional development opportunity coming in 2020.

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Health Literacy Month

October is Health Literacy Month, an annual, worldwide, awareness-raising event promoting understandable health information since 1999.

Watch our Recent Health Literacy Webinars (Free/Earn Credits)

Teach-Back webinar

Always Use Teach-Back!

This interactive webinar focuses on the teach-back method, including how it incorporates health literacy principles, and what resources are available to help you implement the practice. Click to view.

Building Literacy Agenda Webinar

Building a Health Literacy Policy Agenda

This webinar will include ideas for a health literacy policy agenda and how to build and implement the agenda in the future. Click to view.

Clear Communications webinar

Clear Communication during the COVID-19 Pandemic

This webinar discusses the various ways health literacy may be impacting the response to COVID-19 and share practical tips for communicating clearly during a public health emergency.  Click to view.

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