health literacy

Psychometric evaluation of a 10-item health insurance knowledge scale

[Note: This article has been accepted and is in press, scheduled to be published in 2021.] *Background:* College students are a priority population for health insurance literacy interventions. Yet, there are few psychometric studies on measuring …

Health insurance literacy and health service utilization among college students

*Objective:* Health literacy and health insurance literacy affect healthcare utilization. The purpose of this study was to determine the relation between health insurance knowledge, self-efficacy, and student healthcare utilization in the past year. …

Preprint: Differences in STI knowledge accuracy and STI/HIV testing among a random sample of college students: A secondary survey analysis

*Objective:* This study aimed to describe STI knowledge accuracy and STI/HIV testing service use in college students. *Participants:* A random sample of 991 university students aged 18-24, enrolled at a major public university, participated in this …