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Table 3 Concepts and terminologies in publications on HLHCOs

From: Which criteria characterize a health literate health care organization? – a scoping review on organizational health literacy

Concept cluster
Extracted terminology
Introducing reference Referring references n*
1. Health literacy in various social contexts    18
 Health literate care [99] [64, 66, 73, 84] 4
 Health literacy framework [3] [1, 26, 52, 54, 56, 61, 63, 65, 66, 72, 80] 11
[100] [70, 77, 82] 3
2. Health literate health care organization    70
 Health literate organization (referring to health care) [33] [89] 1
 Organizational health literacy (referring to health care) [30] [88, 89] 2
 Health literacy environment of hospitals and health centers; literacy-friendly healthcare facility [1] [2, 24, 26, 52, 54, 55, 63, 65, 66, 69, 84] 11
 Literacy friendly healthcare settings [55] [55] 1
 Contextualizing health literacy to health care organizations [72] [89] 1
 Health literate hospitals and healthcare organizations; Organizational health literacy of hospitals; Concept of the health literate health care organization [71, 72, 77, 98] [71, 77, 89, 90, 98] 2
 Health literate health care organization [2] [10, 12, 17,18,19, 22, 23, 25, 29, 47,48,49,50,51,52, 58,59,60, 62,63,64,65,66, 68,69,70,71,72,73,74,75,76,77,78,79,80, 82,83,84,85,86,87,88,89,90, 92, 93] 47
[57] [49, 57, 58, 80, 81] 5
3. Organizational behavior    9
 Health literacy universal precautions [24] [22, 52, 62, 88] 4
 Organizational capacity for health literacy [101] [81] 1
 Organizational health literacy responsiveness [12, 87] [89, 91] 2
 Organizational learning [102] [73] 1
 Organizational model for transformational change in health care systems [97] [75] 1
4. Communication in health care    6
 Communicating health [103] [1] 1
 Health literacy and communication quality in health care organizations [104] [72] 1
 Literacy, culture, language to improve health care quality [105] [2] 1
 Patient navigation support for health literacy and patient-clinician communication [106] [94] 1
 Cultural framework for health [107] [94] 1
 Patient-centered communication [108] [94] 1
  1. [98] cited after [90, 97] cited after [75]; 60 records screened and extracted from; multiple assignments allowed; *n = number of records