Wissenscenter International

Ilona Kickbusch suggests four action areas for health promotion in response to the disconcerting development of the nature and overwhelming quantity of (health) information in the first decades of the 21st century.
One way to develop adequate health literacy responsive policy and strategies in hospitals is the use of self-assessment tools to raise awareness, help prioritise action and mobilise stakeholders. The Vienna Health Literate Organisation (V-HLO) questionnaire, recently translated and adapted into French, is designed to meet this objective.