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Making it Easy: support to improve health literacy can remove barriers to wellbeing (News Item)

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Blythe Robertson, Health Care Quality and Improvement at the Scottish Government shares information about how you can help with the refresh of the Scottish Government’s next Health Literacy Action Plan. We have the chance to change things for the better on this vital topic. What do you think we should focus on in the next phase of work?

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Health Literacy and Self Management (News Item)

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Lindsey Murphy, Senior Knowledge Manager for Health Literacy at NHS Education for Scotland, writes about health literacy including why it is important for self management and where you can find more information from NHS Education for Scotland. The Health Literacy Place will be re-launched on 22nd October 2015. Read more to find out about using this resource.

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A single point of contact for health and wellbeing information (News Item)

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NHS 24 are redesigning Scotland’s NHS Inform site. As part of this they are developing health and wellbeing information for the site. The ALLIANCE Self Management Partnership and Practice Programme is a member of the group and will be bringing a self management focus. We are looking for your views on the work.

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Breaking Down Barriers to Self Management (News Item)

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Health and social care pathways mapping conducted in the Ayrshire and Arran area revealed barriers to self-management encountered by sensory impaired people. This mapping exercise was a partnership between RNIB Scotland, Action on Hearing Loss Scotland, East, North, South Ayrshire Councils and NHS Ayrshire and Arran.

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