More Adults Report Always Being Asked To Teach Back Providers' Instructions

Chart showing increase in percentage of patients getting teach-back from 24.4% in 2011 to 30.1% in 2015; people with less than a high school education, Blacks, and Hispanics were more likely to get teach-back.

More adults report always being asked to teach back providers' instructions (PDF, 133 KB)

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Page last reviewed March 2019
Page originally created March 2019
Internet Citation: More Adults Report Always Being Asked To Teach Back Providers' Instructions. Content last reviewed March 2019. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/data/infographics/health-literacy.html
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