Blog articles tagged with: language

Communication is Key

June 26, 2019

Health Communications

June 11, 2019

Enhanced Cultural and Linguistic Services Standards: Not Just Language Anymore

June 2, 2016

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!

What You Can Do to Support Health Literacy

July 6, 2015

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.

Clarifying Health Insurance Options

July 2, 2015

Institute scholars are working together to develop tools to help Americans better understand and make health insurance decisions.