National Academy of Medicine

Strategies to Enhance Numeracy Skills

Individuals make decisions about health and well-being every day. Many of those decisions involve using and understanding numbers, and most of the decisions are mad
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Sustainable Success in Accountable Care

The fragmented nature of the delivery and financing of health care in the United States, coupled with misdirected incentives dominating the payment structure, has
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Preparing Health Care and Public Health Professionals for Team Performance: The Community as Classroom

Today, team-based health care is no longer an innovation or even a choice. Increasingly, providers a
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Considerations for a New Definition of Health Literacy

The field of health literacy has evolved over the decades. While early work focused on individual skills (and deficits) and specific products (broc
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