November 30, 2021
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Community Health Worker (CHW) Learning Collaborative

Topic: Health Literacy Basics

Greater Columbia Accountable Community of Health (GCACH) is excited to host a series of Learning Collaboratives for its Community Health Worker (CHW) Cohort.

Health Literacy provides a quick overview, guide and definition on health literacy.
-Tools & Materials for Educating Patients

Methodologies to Address Health Literacy
-Building a "Shame Free" Safe Culture - A guide to building a "Health Literate Organization."
-Teach Back Method - A video discussing the Teach Back method including an overview and instructional demonstration.
-Imagery & Visual Aids - An overview on using visual aids and imagery to effectively communicate health information.
-Simple/Plain Language - A guide to effective plain language writing and speaking-includes an overview, "how to," and examples for reference

GCACH Learning Collaboratives are free to attend and open to the public.