Welcome to the Michigan Medicine Patient-Education Clearinghouse.

This is your starting point for locating patient-education materials at Michigan Medicine. The Clearinghouse links to materials created by Michigan Medicine faculty and staff, and also to external materials approved by the relevant Michigan Medicine committees and/or clinics. Ruti Volk, MSI, AHIP, Patient Education and Health Literacy (PEHL) Program Lead is the site administrator and coordinator.

Click to view a video that describes the Clearinghouse. ( Available only to Michigan Medicine faculty and staff.)

You can search the Clearinghouse by topic, or use the Advanced Search feature to locate materials in specific formats or languages. Access the JobAid to print a concise guide to using the Clearinghouse. First time users should read the Search Tutorials and learn how to search the Clearinghouse effectively.

This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal Funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of health and Human Services, under contract No. N01-LM-6-3503 with the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Contact Us

If you have any comments or suggestions, or if you found a broken link in the Clearinghouse please E-mail us!

Patient Education and Health LIteracy Program (PEHL) program staff:

  • Ruti Volk, MSI, AHIP, Patient Education and Health Literacy (PEHL) Program Lead
  • Karelyn Munro, BA, Patient Education Resources Coordinator and Plain Language Writer
  • Amy Hyde, MILS, Patient Education Informationist