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Local action on health inequalities: improving health literacy

Abstract


Health literacy refers to the skills, knowledge, understanding and confidence needed to use health and social care information and services.

These documents explain how:

  • these individual factors influence public health

  • local health providers can improve health literacy

They can be accessed by clicking here: http://bit.ly/1YaSDUm

This resource is part of the ‘Local Action on Health Inequalities’ Collection that can be accessed by clicking here: http://bit.ly/1NvW6YD

Information Type

Policy/Guidance

Geographical Level

National

Population Level

All

Source

Public Health England

Keywords

Poverty, Health Inequalities, Public Health, Local Government, Health and Wellbeing Boards, Health Literacy, Health Information,

Status

Current

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