Clear Communication, Better Care: The Vital Role of Health Literacy in Speech-Language Pathology – Recording
Presented by: Mary Burns, MS, CCC-SLP
COURSE AVAILABLE November 1, 2023 – November 1, 2024
NOTE: The Request for ASHA CEUs form is now located on the Quiz page, you can fill it out when you take the quiz.
After this course, you will be able to…
Define personal and organizational health literacy
Identify two strategies or tools for integrating health literacy into patient evaluation and treatment
List two ways in which an SLP promoting health literacy can enhance patient engagement and overall treatment outcomes.
Can I get continuing education for this webinar?
0-10 minutes: Introduction
10-25 minutes: What is health literacy and why does it matter?
25-45 minutes: Health Literacy & The SLP:Assessment
45-60 minutes: Health Literacy & The SLP: Treatment
60-75 minutes: Case Studies
75-90 minutes: Summary & Key Takeaways
Speaker Information and Disclosures
Mary Burns, MS, CCC-SLP is a speech-language pathologist and board certified patient advocate. She also obtained certification as a Health Literacy Specialist from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. While she has worked across medical settings since 2014, she is taking time away from clinical care to focus on teaching and using her expertise in communication to help organizations promote better community health outcomes.
Receiving an honorarium from The Medical SLP Collective, receives stipend from The Medical SLP Collective for work as community mentor. Florida Dysphagia Institute- receives speaker fee as MDTP instructor
Member of ASHA and SIG13
Can I get ASHA CEUS for this Course?
After watching the webinar, you will need to pass a short quiz with at least 80% accuracy and attend the full webinar to obtain credit for your participation. The link to the quiz will be available to you after the presentation in the course area. Once completed, you will receive a certificate of completion inside your course area.
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Who is this webinar appropriate for?
The target audience for this webinar is licensed speech-language pathologists. There are no prerequisite skills or knowledge needed beyond the basic speech-language pathology training and licensing.
What if I need special accommodations?
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