What is Ohio Health Literacy Partners?

Ohio Health Literacy Partners (OHLP) is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to empowering Ohioans to make informed health choices through improved health literacy.

OHLP was created in 2013 to bring together a coalition of interested professionals from around Ohio who have expertise in health literacy. The intent is to address the individual, professional, and organizational challenges of low health literacy throughout the state.

What are the Mission and Goals of Ohio Health Literacy Partners?

The mission of OHLP is to empower Ohioans to make informed health choices. To this end, OHLP is committed to bring together a wide range of health care providers, advocates, and organizations to partner with in reaching the following goals:

  • Improve health literacy in communities across the state of Ohio.
  • Enhance health professionals’ health literacy competencies.
  • Promote and support health literacy in organizations.

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Who are the Members of OHLP?

Members include an interdisciplinary group of health care providers, librarians, patient / health educators, public health specialists, adult literacy educators, marketing & communications professionals, among others.

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