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Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the deaf culture, provision of appropriate care, and cultural competency for the deaf population.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Summarize information about theories and research study findings for the deaf culture.
  2. Identify management interventions and barriers to receiving appropriate healthcare for patients who are deaf.
  3. Discuss the history and culture of the deaf community and the use of ASL.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.3 CH
  • DC - BON 2.3 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: NP0514B
Published: May 2014
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kathleen J. Richardson, DNP, ARNP, NP-C, CEN