VIA Presents a FREE Healthcare Webinar

Top Quote Understanding the benefits of health literacy is key to supporting your LEP communities. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) July 19, 2012 - VIA, a provider of global business communications and education solutions, announced today it will present a free webinar on assisting Limited English Speaking (LEP) individuals with challenges of facing language and cultural barriers within the health system.

    Research shows that health and benefits information plays an important role in the health outcomes of individuals. Those with poor access to information or the ability to comprehend it are more likely to experience poor health, incur significantly higher healthcare costs and struggle to manage chronic disease. Limited English Speaking (LEP) patients are additionally challenged as they often face language and cultural barriers within the health system. By 2014, millions of newly insured individuals will be accessing the system, and will need assistance.

    In this webinar, you will walk away with:
    •Considerations of health literacy and how it impacts your market
    •Innovation in education - using video and mobile to support your community
    •Cost-effective tips for culturally adapting and translating content for Spanish, Chinese, Hmong, Tagalog and Navajo communities

    Date: September 19th
    Time: 10am PT/12pm CT/2pm ET
    Speakers: TBD

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