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Hearing Impairment

Author: Dana Bartlett, BSN, MSN, MA, CSPI

Course Created: 2016

Practice Level: Beginner

No book to buy Duration: 1 hours
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Course Summary

This course will provide CNAs with information about: the anatomy of the ear; the process of hearing; common forms of hearing impairment, and; working with patients ho have a hearing impairment.

Course Format

This course is based on a book and a post test. When you're ready, purchase the test by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • The Anatomy of the Ear
  • The Process of Hearing
  • The Causes of Hearing Impairment
  • Helping a Patient Who is Hearing Impaired
  • Summary

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the process of hearing
  • Describe the anatomy of the ear
  • Explain how to work with a patient with hearing impairment


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