Considerations with Hearing Impairment
- Recognize signs of hearing loss
- Know what communication strategies and assistive technologies are available for use in clinic/office
- Identify health risks of untreated hearing loss
- Understand referral process to otolaryngology and /or audiology
- Understand different types of degrees of hearing loss
- General knowledge of what assistive technologies, hearing aids, and treatments are available to patients with hearing loss
Poston, PhD, Jennifer, "Considerations with Hearing Impairment" (2022). Disability Care Lecture Series. Paper 9.