Webinar: Health Literacy

Beng Poh

17 May 2018 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm Australia/Hobart


6777 4589 or 6777 4590

Is your service health literate?
Can clients understand and use the information you give them?

Health literacy is the knowledge and skills needed to find, understand and use information about physical, mental and social wellbeing.  This webinar will assist you build on your core communication skills supporting health literacy in your practice. Learn about the Ask, Tell, Ask approach to communication, including teachback – a tool to check understanding and discuss in the context of client care.

Topics covered include:

  •  Overview of health literacy
  •  Links to standard 2, person centred care, social determinants of Health
  •  Assumptions in communication
  •  Ask, Tell, Ask overview
  •  Using Teachback Resources to support

This is one in a series of live webinars hosted by Health Promotion North. If you have not attended a webinar before and have any concerns, THS can guide you through the ‘how–to’ of all things webinar.

For further information or to register for this webinar contact us healthpromotion.north@ths.tas.gov.au | Phone 6777 4589 or 6777 4590