The Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) is not patient friendly. Despite this, it is a legal requirement that cannot be influenced in terms of appearance and tone of voice, even though the style doesn’t agree with what patients want. So, what else can we do?
We talked about the PIL at our recent Patient Engagement webinar and we’re pleased to bring you a series of take-aways on the key topics discussed. This take-away focuses on the PIL, the challenges surrounding it and how we can deliver better patient information.
It is our job as communicators to ensure that the materials we produce for patients are not only factually accurate, but are also easy to understand and give patients clear information on how to manage their health.
Click here to learn more about the challenges surrounding the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) and access our top tips for developing a patient-friendly information.