The Evolving Concept of Health Literacy
This PowerPoint presentation (in PDF format) from Nutbeam provides a synopsis of the evolving concept of health literacy, and reflects on the Institute of Medicine's and World Health Organisation's framework around health literacy, and suggests further concepts to interpret and understand health literacy and the health system.
Literacy and Health: The Patient’s Point of View
This PowerPoint presentation from Dr. Paul Smith is a useful resource in understanding the patient’s perspective in their understanding of health information, and how patients interact with the health system.
Health Literacy Measurement: A Brief Review and Proposal
This PowerPoint presentation by Andrew Pleasant provides an outline of the issues and difficulties with current available assessments of health literacy.
Health Literacy – Making Your Health Materials Understandable for All
This PowerPoint presentation from Dr. Paul Smith helps creators of health information material understand what they need to think about, and develop health literacy through health messages.
A New Approach to Measurement of Health Literacy
This PowerPoint presentation from Elizabeth Hahn outlines the difficulties of assessment of health literacy and implications for policy, practice and assessment.