Health systems are heavily promoting patient portals. However, limited health literacy (HL) can restrict online communication via secure messaging (SM) because patients’ literacy skills must be sufficient to convey and comprehend content while clinicians must encourage and elicit communication from patients and match patients’ literacy level.
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Schillinger, D., Mcnamara, D., Crossley, S., Lyles, C., Moffet, H. H., Sarkar, U., . . . Karter, A. J. (2017). The Next Frontier in Communication and the ECLIPPSE Study: Bridging the Linguistic Divide in Secure Messaging. Journal of Diabetes Research, 2017, 1-9. doi:10.1155/2017/1348242