Review this website below for an overall description of the topic of health literacy as well as for specific objectives defined by Healthy People 2030 for health literacy Health Literacy
Provide a cited definition for 1 ethical principle you consider to be violated when patients do not understand their treatment or follow-up care. Then using that definition apply it to demonstrate how the ethical principle is violated when patients do not understand their treatment or follow-up care.
Given health literacy is an ethical issue, and a quality and safety issue, provide 1 example of how nurses (or other care providers) at your work site (or previous clinical rotation) assess health literacy of patients. Does this example support the Healthy People 2020 health literacy objective? If not, what can be changed to support the objective? (Cite and reference)
You need a minimum of 1 resource from this week’s readings and one current resource from the UIC Library on the topic that is peer reviewed and < 3 years old.