COVID-19 and its Impact on the Deaf Community
Continuing Education Credits
Course Description: With the pandemic still ongoing, the effects of COVID 19 on the Deaf community are very destabilizing, with increased communication barriers, less access to health information, and difficulty navigating the overload of misinformation.
10 minutes: General impact of the pandemic
10 minutes: Dinner Table Syndrome and the "pandemic gap"
10 minutes: Combating misinformation
Participants will be able to:
Identify problems the pandemic brought to Deaf individuals
Explain how the Deaf community is at a higher risk for exposure
State how to help fight off misinformation
Financial disclosure: The presenter is receiving royalties for this course.
Nonfinancial disclosure: The presenter is involved with DeafMed, AMPHL, and Deaf&HoH Nurses.