On May 19th & 20th, 2020 the NYS Department of Health BWIAH Provider Meeting will take place at The Desmond Hotel, located at 660 Albany Shaker Road in Albany.
In this one-hour webinar, Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi, Assistant Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine, helped participants consider how health literacy and numeracy factors into verbal communication (e.g., explaining procedures, options available, next steps) and apply plain language principles to creating and selecting written materials that are accessible to all patients.
In this webinar, we presented findings from a study by ACT for Youth which worked with providers from across DOH initiatives to ask adolescents, young adults, and health care professionals, on where New York State’s adolescents and young adults getting their sexual and reproductive health care.
The New York State Family Planning Training Center hosted regional, in-person workshops for staff who provide clinical services at Family Planning Program (FPP) provider organizations. Participants in the workshop strengthened and advanced their capacity and skills talking about race, mitigating bias, and implementing strategies that advance health equity.