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Improving Patient Education for Poor Readers - CE195-60
Improving Patient Education for Poor Readers

CE195-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Sheila J. Leis, MS, RN, BC
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The goal of this continuing education module is to provide nurses with information necessary to assess their patients’ reading abilities and devise appropriate written teaching materials. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • List two methods for testing a patient’s reading level
  • List three methods of assessing the reading level of printed patient teaching material
  • Discuss methods for making printed, patient teaching material more user friendly

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 12/9/2017

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