Health literacy

Key references and resources

Introduction to health literacy

The evolving concept of health literacy – Nutbeam D Soc Sci Med 2018; 67(12):2072-78
Health literacy: Taking action to improve safety and quality – Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare August 2014
Health literacy and patient-centred research: presentation slides created by Dr. Danielle Muscat

Australian policies related to health literacy

Health literacy resources for simplifying patient information:

Examples of research to support adults with lower health literacy to be involved in healthcare decision-making