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jennmwiles What’s the most confusing health illustration or infographic you’ve seen? http://t.co/s79dLsI7HG #HealthLit via @CommunicateHlth
Lumeris #Question: Per @usedgov, what % of population has proficient level of #healthliteracy? 50%? 30%? 25%? 10%? #EngagedPatient
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kmohror RT @ShimCode: List of Resources for "Health Promotion and Health Education" http://t.co/QgwQwBS3fn #healthliteracy
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JMCelio Why is #healthliteracy important? It can be the difference between life and death. #PHANYC14
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andrewpleasant RT @Full_Health: Patients must be able to effectively interpret the data in order for test results to be meaningful. #healthliteracy http:/…
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andrewpleasant RT @Bob_Gann: Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) can increase #healthliteracy in public @JMedInternetRes http://t.co/91Ft1dHOAc
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ShimCode List of Resources for "Health Promotion and Health Education" http://t.co/QgwQwBS3fn #healthliteracy
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ShimCode Healthcare and Related "Literature and Guidelines" http://t.co/Kt5S68lifr #healthit #healthliteracy
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TPDiagnostics Did you know? The @NIH has a #health info website designed specifically for older adults: http://t.co/YBb3aAucXa #seniors #healthliteracy
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ShimCode "National Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy" http://t.co/CnaB5V1kvQ #healthliteracy #HITsm
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GiraudSylvain RT @MOHealthEquity: Via @nprnews: When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write http://t.co/9pa7bz1F39 #healthlit #shareddecisionmaking
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AlexRiegler RT @kelsmarie113: 40% of patients using pacemakers & defibrillators don't understand cardiac health http://t.co/MAvl1wAJXW #healthlit #publ
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AlexRiegler RT @MOHealthEquity: Via @nprnews: When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write http://t.co/9pa7bz1F39 #healthlit #shareddecisionmaking
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ReadSpeaker Up to 40% of diabetes patient have low health care literacy. http://t.co/E82zYxeo2N #healthliteracy
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Full_Health Individuals with inadequate functional health literacy have a higher risk of hospital admission #healthliteracy http://t.co/2sjvejYMRq
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Full_Health Patients can know the numerical value of their test results without knowing what the numbers mean http://t.co/Wo68UPBlSk #healthliteracy
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LeapfrogGroup The data confirms it: diagnostic test results are hardly consumer-friendly http://t.co/UzBld1E1Tf @MHrlanden #healthliteracy
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BarefootFacil Good news today that @bassguitarlinda is back on the #healthliteracy trail! Always a pleasure to work with... /GM
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MOHealthEquity Via @nprnews: When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write http://t.co/9pa7bz1F39 #healthlit #shareddecisionmaking
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JMCelio #Healthliteracy also affects #disasterresponse - can people comprehend instructions? Consider this in #disasterpreparedness
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Cdn_Literacy RT @decodaliteracy: ICYMI: Try 3 different tests to measure your own #healthliteracy http://t.co/7LvWh4zuwc #literacyislife http://t.co/GLK
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JMCelio Literacy skills are a stronger predictor of health status than... -nnlm.gov #healthliteracy http://t.co/yVJjsvdd8P
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JMCelio Only 1/10 adults have the skills necessary to effectively manage health or prevent disease -nnlm.gov #healthliteracy http://t.co/I6lcb14N0O
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AudibleRx New meds added today on the Anxiety Counseling Page of AudibleRx. http://t.co/p5y9G51MCh #anxiety #GAD #meded #healthlit
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WendyBCooper RT @alswrite: Be a smart #healthcare consumer. | HMO, PPO, EPO: How's A Consumer To Know What Health Plan Is Best? http://t.co/hMOIKMpYDa #…
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alswrite Be a smart #healthcare consumer. | HMO, PPO, EPO: How's A Consumer To Know What Health Plan Is Best? http://t.co/hMOIKMpYDa #healthliteracy
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bschwartz47 En Familia: a program on Latino #healthliteracy http://t.co/F3DUUvjrza 5 steps/sessions #hcmmconf #NCHCMM @kdhresearch
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mHealthReporter RT @dr_know: Googling your heart out: what search terms tell us about health & inequality http://t.co/nEMPDSZlNV #eHealth #healthliteracy #…
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dr_know Googling your heart out: what search terms tell us about health & inequality http://t.co/nEMPDSZlNV #eHealth #healthliteracy #DigitalHealth
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suebecks RT @GrahamJHolden: “@Bob_Gann: Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) can increase #healthliteracy in public @JMedInternetRes http://t.co/Va8
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Full_Health Health care professionals should adjust expectations in assuming levels of #healthliteracy of their patients http://t.co/2sjvejYMRq
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Full_Health Inadequate #healthliteracy predicts all-cause mortality & cardiovascular death among community dwelling elderly http://t.co/2sjvejYMRq
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milhealth Milhealth's #HealthLit Daily! is out! http://t.co/HIN13I4WWo
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proftrudeau Looking for a new way to think about informed-consent docs? See my IOM talk here. http://t.co/NkOFcvw3hT #healthliteracy #plainlanguage
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notimetoteach @MOostwaard and @elanghans: Thanks for the retweet! #healthlit
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RichardOsborne4 The benefits of a #healthliteracy approach will be reach further if they disappear... and are embedded into mainstream programs. But how?
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kelsmarie113 40% of patients using pacemakers & defibrillators don't understand cardiac health http://t.co/MAvl1wAJXW #healthlit #publichealth
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JordanBroderick What is a quality, health website or health literate app? Check out the #NCHCMM posters today from 2:45-3:45pmET #HealthLiteracy
castrocloud RT @IHAhealthlit: Do people who lack education and economic means lead unhealthier and less productive lives? Find out: http://t.co/M0jjcR5
gcukaren RT @GHPjournal: The #IUHPE global working group on #healthliteracy is on twitter! Follow @IUHPEGWGHL for great content on health literacy.
ShapingYouth Stagecrafting meets substantive #HealthLit in Gatorade's new "Sweat It To Get It" #ads http://t.co/6606dmVN7N #foodmarketing #CSR #sports
Kalipizzaro RT @GHPjournal: The #IUHPE global working group on #healthliteracy is on twitter! Follow @IUHPEGWGHL for great content on health literacy.
BWatsonBenefits RT @Cigna: @Cigna Health Disparities Advisory Council: #healthliteracy key to improving pop. health & lowering medical costs

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