عنوان مقاله [English]
Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate the health knowledge of patients in the Dehir clinic of Bushehr province.
Method: This is a descriptive-survey study. The data gathering tool was a researcher-made questionnaire. One-sample t-test and ANOVA test were used to test the variables.
Results: The results of the study showed that the studied population in terms of reading health information with a mean of 13.27, access to information with an average of 28.58, health information evaluation with an average of 51.51 and decision making with a mean of 49.45 in the situation Good. A remarkable point in the results of the community's weakness is to understand and understand the information they need with their own health. The mean of the subjects in this field is 32.2, which is lower than the average. The most frequent source of information for the health information is the satellite with a mean of 54.7, followed by the clinic staff with a mean of 7.7 and later libraries with an average of 7.31 and half of those surveyed did not participate in the classrooms, and the least amount of attendance in health literacy classes was related to libraries.
Orginality: Advanced society depends on having healthy and capable people, so developing programs to measure and enhance community health literacy skills, especially in remote areas, can be very effective from the center.