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Index Widget

Clear Communications Index Widget The CDC Clear Communication Index (Index) is a research-based tool to help you develop and assess public communication materials.

  • The Index has 4 introductory questions and 20 scored items drawn from scientific literature in communication and related disciplines.
  • The items represent the most important characteristics that enhance and aid people's understanding of information.


Example Material

We’ve provided a few examples of the materials we tested with descriptions of what we changed.

  • Healthcare-associated Infections
  • National Violent Death Reporting System
  • Thimerosal


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  • Page last reviewed: August 11, 2014
  • Page last updated: August 11, 2014
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