A Guide to Creating and Evaluating Patient Materials: Guidelines for Effective Print Communication
MaineHealth developed these guidelines to help health professionals to communicate clearly and consistently with patients and families.
Download the MaineHealth Gudelines (PDF file) or call 1-866-609-5183 to ask for a copy.
In this guide, you'll find:
- Key facts about health literacy
- Developing patient education materials: a step-by-step approach
- Checklist to develop and evaluate patient education materials
- Overview of readability