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Blog articles tagged with: language
After a decade of use, the Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health and Health Care (CLAS) standards have been updated and revised. The new standards are about more than language and communication!
Even the most mundane health information can have long-lasting consequences, both positive and negative. At its best, health information informs, inspires, and builds a foundation for healthier decisions and actions. And at its worst, it misleads, confuses, degrades, or even kills.
Institute scholars are working together to develop tools to help Americans better understand and make health insurance decisions.