Health information literacy is a key component of patient empowerment.

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Patients have a growing need for health information. Although new, health information literacy has become an important concept in patient empowerment and successful self-management. The difference between health and medical literacy is critical. Health literacy is the degree to which individuals can get, process, and understand basic health information and services…

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Alvin Tanicala

Alvin Tanicala

Registered HIT man. Follower. Learner. Analog Life Virtualization.