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Miscommunication or Missed Communication

July 21 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

The Challenges of Hearing Loss for Healthcare Professionals and Caregivers

Hosted by Positive Aging Sourcebook

Miscommunication or Missed CommunicationThis live and interactive discussion with Bonnie O’Leary from Northern Virginia Resource Center for Deaf & Hard of Hearing Persons will discuss:

  • The continuum of deafness and hearing loss and how to recognize this invisible disability in patients
  • The communication challenges that hearing loss presents and which communication strategies are most effective
  • The differences between interpreters and CART writers
  • Useful apps for communication in medical settings, especially when COVID masks are mandated
    Speaker:
    Bonnie O’Leary
    Certified Peer Mentor and Hearing Loss Support Specialist
    Outreach Manager
    Northern Virginia Resource Center for Deaf & Hard of Hearing Persons

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wDpSBVfTQHCz4nlCDDc2UA

Details

Date:
July 21
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wDpSBVfTQHCz4nlCDDc2UA

Venue

Zoom