Laboratory communications toolkit : a resource to create meaningful messages
Advanced Search
Select up to three search categories and corresponding keywords using the fields to the right. Refer to the Help section for more detailed instructions.

Search our Collections & Repository

All these words:

For very narrow results

This exact word or phrase:

When looking for a specific result

Any of these words:

Best used for discovery & interchangable words

None of these words:

Recommended to be used in conjunction with other fields



Publication Date Range:


Document Data


Document Type:






Clear All

Query Builder

Query box

Clear All

For additional assistance using the Custom Query please check out our Help Page


Laboratory communications toolkit : a resource to create meaningful messages

Filetype[PDF-1.24 MB]

  • English

  • Details:

    • Description:
      Communicating complex laboratory information to various audiences, including individuals who may not have a laboratory background, is challenging.

      Clinical and public health laboratories can use this toolkit to translate complex information into user-friendly messages for various audiences. The toolkit contains information on health communication tools and plain language tips, as well as a Laboratory Communications Planner Template, Plain Language Checklist, and additional resources to optimize communication with your target audience.

      This toolkit is based on the OneLab Webinar “Principles in Plain Language: Communication for Laboratory Professionals” and reviews principles, tools, and resources commonly used to develop plain language communications for various audiences. Review your laboratory's communication policies and procedures for site-specific requirements.



    • Content Notes:
      Introduction -- Clear Communication - Tools of the Trade -- Laboratory Communication Planner Templates -- Know Your Target Audience -- Plain Language Tips -- Design Feature Examples -- Plain Language Checklist -- Laboratory Communications Resources.
    • Series:
    • Main Document Checksum:
    • File Type:

    Supporting Files

    • No Additional Files

    More +

    You May Also Like

    Checkout today's featured content at