Health Literacy Checklist & Evaluating Patient Documents

This sample checklist of health literacy principles may be used when creating or evaluating documents, such as patient healthcare instructions, information, or written permissions.

Specific instructions for use are included in the checklist, which may be downloaded for electronic entry or printed for handwritten entry. The checklist is a PDF and requires Adobe Reader to view and/or use the electronic entry feature.

Health Literacy Checklist & Evaluating Patient Documents 

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