Poster #18: BRIDGET DORSEY – HEALTHCARE PROVIDER BIAS IN ESTIMATING HEALTH LITERACY OF PARENTS IN A PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

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Faculty mentor: Maija Holsti

Health literacy is a growing concern due to its significant effect on clinical communication and health outcomes. This study aims to quantify the ability of providers to estimate health literacy of parent/guardians in a pediatric emergency department and identify descriptive factors that might be related to misestimates of health literacy.

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Questions or comments? Contact me at: bridget.dorsey@utah.edu

 

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