Health Literacy for Health Equity

Health Literacy for Health Equity

The AHIMA Foundation offers consumers, advocates, and professionals a proactive path to increasing health literacy and empowering people with the tools and resources to manage their health with confidence.

Explore the Issues

Before we can achieve greater health equity, we need to understand how health literacy intersects with many other public health gaps. See how we define the issue.

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Empower People

Health Literacy for Health Equity empowers individuals and caregivers to access, understand, and use their information with confidence.

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Champion Through Advocacy

The driving force behind our programs is the understanding that people must have agency to drive their own health journey. 

Be a voice for change

Empower Healthcare Professionals

Healthcare professionals, technology developers, and other stakeholders are critical players in in the success of patient-centered literacy, engagement, and activation.

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