Health Literacy Education
PSNA District 6 will hold a general membership meeting on April 4, 2017. This event will be held at Life’s Work (1323 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219). This will be followed by an educational program on Health Literacy in Healthcare. The main presenter is Dina M. Sheriff, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN-K. Sheriff is an adjunct faculty member with the Community College of Allegheny County. This presentation will: (1) verbalize the definition of health literacy; (2) compare and contrast low general literacy and low health literacy; (3) list common traits of low health literacy; and (4) list potential negative outcomes of low health literacy. Registration is now closed. Click here for program information.