Health Literacy Iowa
About Health Literacy Iowa:
Health Literacy Iowa’s mission is to promote and facilitate the ability of all Iowans to use effective communication to optimize their health. The initiative was launched by Iowa Health System in partnership with a multi-disciplinary steering work group with representatives from Child Health Specialty Clinics, Des Moines University, DeskActive, Iowa Department of Education, Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Iowa Hospital Association, Iowa
Medical Society, Iowa Nurses Association, Iowa Pharmacy Association, Iowa Primary Care Association, Mercy Clinics Inc., the New Readers of Iowa, Principal Financial Group, University of Iowa Geriatric Education Center and the University of Iowa Center for Disabilities and Development, the University of Northern Iowa Center on Health Disparities, and the Wellmark Foundation.