Time, costs, and clinical utilization of screening for health literacy: a case study using the Newest Vital Sign (NVS) instrument.

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PURPOSE Difficulties in identifying and caring for patients with limited health literacy have prompted interest in clinical screening to assess health literacy. Little agreement exists, however, on the utility of such screening. In this case study we explore the business and clinical cases for screening for health literacy using the Newest Vital Sign (NVS… (More)
DOI: 10.3122/jabfm.2011.03.100212

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@article{Welch2011TimeCA, title={Time, costs, and clinical utilization of screening for health literacy: a case study using the Newest Vital Sign (NVS) instrument.}, author={Verna L Lamar Welch and Jonathan B Vangeest and Rachel N. Caskey}, journal={Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM}, year={2011}, volume={24 3}, pages={281-9} }