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Date:
October 16, 2019
Time:
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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PNR Rendezvous: Health Insurance Literacy and How Librarians Can Help

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Sponsored by- National Network of Libraries of Medicine Libraries are prominent places in communities making libraries and librarians excellent resources for advancing health information literacy. For example, librarians can address the unmet information needs that leave many unable to make appropriate health insurance choices. For those with lower levels of health insurance literacy, the ability to procure appropriate levels of health insurance coverage may be limited, which can have dire effects on individuals’ health statuses. Addressing this critical information need, Emily Vardell, Ph.D., will present a talk entitled “Health Insurance Literacy and How Librarians Can Help.”