{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Early Identification of Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide an overview of SNHL with a focus on idiopathic SNHL in the adult population in a primary care setting.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall the physiology of normal hearing and pathophysiology of hearing loss.
  2. Distinguish idiopathic SNHL from other types of hearing loss and specify its definitive diagnosis.
  3. Evaluate an approach for treatment to maximize outcomes.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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 Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: NP0917B
Published: Sep 2017
Expires: 12/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Elizabeth Ann H. Jensen, DNP, FNP-BC, CNE; Elizabeth D. Harmon, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC; Whitney Smith, MSN, APRN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC