How informed is your consent? Impacts of a population with low numeracy skills.

8th Annual Colorado Health Literacy Coalition Conference
Friday, October 7, 2022Location: Embassy Suites Denver Central ParkMore details and registration

Featuring presentations about:

  • Population-level impacts on low health numeracy.
  • The demands placed on those managing chronic conditions.
  • Risk vs. benefit as a critical aspect of informed consent.
  • Health literacy 101 for our first-time attendees or those new to the field of health literacy.

Attend to:

  • Work hands-on with communicating around numbers to take the guessing game out of the equation for our patients/clients/customers, etc.
  • Recognize health numeracy as an increasingly imperative part of our health journey.
  • Demonstrate how to implement health numeracy best practices.
  • Define risk vs. benefit and how this becomes an informed consent issue.

Please note: Proof of COVID-19 vaccination at conference check-in and mask-wearing while in conference sessions is required.

4.5 Contact hours will be awarded. UCHealth is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.