Presentation- Connecting Cultural Awareness and Health Literacy

Listen to this session to learn more about the importance of health literacy and how it shapes patient adherence, re-admissions and long-term health outcomes. Speakers take a look at common instructions and health symbols and discuss the meaning from different cultures and explore ways to make changes to current health information.  

Presentation- Using Your Brain to Prevent Falls

In Iowa, falls are the leading cause of traumatic brain injury deaths, hospitalizations, and emergency department visits.  Listen to this presentation to learn about Iowa’s fall prevention partnership with traumatic brain injury organizations as a way of sustaining fall prevention efforts.