Fair Care Project
Challenging the Status Quo of Healthcare

Blog tagged as Health Literacy

New Status Quo?

09/29/20 06:56 PM By Erik - Comment(s)
New Status Quo?
To be completely honest, I don’t think anyone has a clue as to what will happen next in the realm of healthcare.

What is Health Literacy

05/06/19 07:21 PM By Erik - Comment(s)
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, commonly known as Obamacare, defines health literacy as the degree to which an individual can obtain, understand, communicate, process, and embody essential health information services to make appropriate healthcare decisions.
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Is it URGENT or EMERGENT?

03/13/19 07:40 PM By Erik - Comment(s)
The difference between urgent care and the emergency room. Many Americans face this question on a regular basis. We are taught in our mind that urgent care is like an ER, but for less severe issues. This assumption, while somewhat correct, comes with caveats that may influence your decision on where...