National Partnerships and Northstar Business Development Specialist
As healthcare providers rely increasingly on telehealth, knowledge of basic digital skills are a requirement for equitable patient participation. Those without these skills are often from underserved groups. A social determinant of health, digital health literacy is a need to address if equity in health care is to be achieved. Northstar Digital Literacy can help close the equity gap in healthcare services though our free and low-cost assessments, instructor-led curricula, self-directed online practice lessons, and reports. Join us to find out how you and your organization can help close the digital literacy gap for the patients and learners you serve!
• Identify digital health skills necessary to developing patient equity.
• Find free digital literacy assessments to determine patient/learner readiness for online related health care features and information.
• Envision implementation of digital skills assessment and education with populations served