Health literacy and patient information workstream

Our focus is assure the quality of KLS services, driving improvement and innovation, on behalf of patients, carers, families and the tax-payer

The workstream is led by Ruth Carlyle and Sue Robertson.

Members of the team

Ruth Carlyle, Head of Knowledge and Library Services, Midlands, East and North of England

Sue Robertson, Library and Knowledge Services Development Lead, South East and South West

Holly Case-Wyatt, Library and Knowledge Services Development Manager, London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Noel Cudden, Library and Knowledge Services Development Manager, East of England

Catheine McLaren, Library and Knowledge Services Development Manager, Midlands

Joanne Naughton, Library and Knowledge Services Development Manager, North East

Franco Henwood, Project Manager

Contact the team at [email protected]

Workstream elements

  1. Develop national 5-year cross-sector partnership to embed health and digital literacy support for citizens
  2. Collaborate on the development and hosting of health literacy training tools
  3. Deliver health literacy train-the-trainer training
  4. Collaborate on tools to improve citizens’ ability to assess reliability of health information”

Strategy

A video on the Knowledge for Healthcare Framework 2021-6 and the Health Literacy and Patient information workstream.  It is narrated by Ruth Carlyle and was recorded in May 2021.

 

Page last reviewed: 29 June 2021