Media Release: Addressing health literacy through a new national approach

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Media Release: Addressing health literacy through a new national approach

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Almost 60% of Australians have a low level of individual health literacy. This is important to the safety, quality and effectiveness of health care, according to the National Statement on Health Literacy (national statement) released today by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (the Commission).

Publication year
2014
Resource type
Media release