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The Fall Season: A Time of Home, Holidays, and Health Literacy!

The Fall Season: A Time of Home, Holidays, and Health Literacy!

Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing 47(10): 440-442

Health literacy is a priority issue, as the majority of American adults lack the skills needed to manage their health. Health literacy education and competencies should be incorporated throughout all nursing curricula, as nurses are uniquely positioned to enhance effective communication that is essential to patient safety and patient outcomes. J Contin Educ Nurs. 2016;47(10):440-442.

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PMID: 27699430

DOI: 10.3928/00220124-20160920-03

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