{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Sensory Impairment in Older Adults: Part 1: Hearing Loss

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information on the types of hearing impairment that affect older adults, including assessment strategies and interventions that nurses can use across various settings.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. recognize the various types of hearing loss.
  2. outline the diagnostic tests used to identify and classify hearing loss.
  3. plan the appropriate interventions for older adults who are hearing impaired.
Price: $27.95


  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 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.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: AJN1906
Published: October 2006
Expires: 9/6/2019
Passing Score: 11/16 (68%)
Authors: Margaret I. Wallhagen PhD, APRN, BC, GNP, Elaine Pettengill PhD, RN, Meredith Whiteside OD, FAAO