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Nash, RE, HealthLit4Kids, Draft WHO European roadmap for implementation of health literacy initiatives through the life course, World Health Organization, Copenhagen, Denmark, 16-19 September 2019, Regional Committee for Europe, 69th session, p. 19. (2019) [Award]

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2. Example 2 OPtimizing HEalth LIterAcy (Ophelia) and HealthLit4Kids: the Ophelia approach is an example of a system that opens a dialogue with community members in order to identify and respond to local health literacy challenges. It supports the identification of community health literacy needs and the development and testing of potential solutions. It has been applied in many settings, such as community health centres, municipal councils, hospitals and public health services. HealthLit4Kids is an Australian initiative that applies the Ophelia approach in a school environment and involves teachers, parents and children.

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Item Type:Award
Keywords:WHO, health literacy, lifecourse, HealthLIt4Kids
Research Division:Health Sciences
Research Group:Public health
Research Field:Health promotion
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Evaluation of health and support services
Objective Field:Health education and promotion
UTAS Author:Nash, RE (Dr Rosie Nash)
ID Code:144402
Year Published:2019
Deposited By:Medicine
Deposited On:2021-05-20
Last Modified:2022-09-27

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