Bridging the Gaps in Congenital Hearing Loss Diagnosis and Treatment

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Preliminary Survey

Addressing Pediatric Hearing Loss Educational and Practice Gaps in Primary Care Providers was developed in response to a need for education in the area of pediatric hearing loss.  Limited training and knowledge of diagnostic and treatment recommendation cause delays in care that occur in hearing-impaired children.

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Bridging the Gaps in Congenital Hearing Loss Causes and Consequences: An Update on Congenital Hearing Loss

Pediatric hearing loss can be missed and/or mismanaged if providers are not aware of its indications and presentation. This module addresses the various types of hearing loss and provides an overview of the variety of causes of pediatric hearing loss. In addition, the financial and educational consequences of untreated congenital hearing loss are explored.

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Diagnosis and Treatment

Community providers do not always have an adequate understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of infant hearing loss. This module explains the process of diagnosing infant hearing loss, as well as treatment recommendations. The benefits of timely diagnosis and treatment infant hearing loss are also identified.

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Rural Disparities and Delays

There are differences in outcomes when rural and urban patient populations are compared. Accordingly there is need for rural providers to understand these differences in order that outcomes in rural areas can be improved. This module defines the present disparity of hearing health in infant hearing loss diagnosis in rural regions, including the delay of treatment in those areas. It...