Teach-back: Making it an Always Event
May 01, 2019 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mary Ann Abrams, M.D., M.P.H. is a Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, The Ohio State University College of Medicine. She led Iowa Health System’s (now UnityPoint Health) health literacy quality initiative and development of Health Literacy Iowa. Her focus is on implementing and sustaining health literacy-related interventions in real-world clinical settings, including a reader-friendly consent for surgery; health literacy tools, training, and resources; and partnering with patients and adult learners.