12/10/2015

Always Use Teach Back! training toolkit

Toolkit, Teach back, Behaviour change, US, Website

A toolkit designed to support health care professionals to use teach back in their interactions with patients, especially during transitions between health care settings. 

The toolkit combines health literacy principles of plain language and using teach-back to confirm understanding, with behavior change principles of coaching to new habits and adapting systems to promote consistent use of key practices.

Author: Des Moines University, Iowa Health System, Health Literacy Iowa, Picker Institute

Visit http://www.teachbacktraining.org/