The Michigan Department of Community Health, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program (EHDI) is proud to announce:
The Newborn Hearing Screening On-Line Training is now live! Go to www.training.mihealth.org to access the course.
The goals of the course are to provide information on universal newborn hearing screening and to increase screener proficiency in all Michigan hospitals. Guidelines are given to accompany this on-line course with hands-on training. This course is especially important for nurses, hearing screeners and managers of newborn hearing screening programs.
The on-line course includes 8 modules:
Introduction to Newborn Hearing Screening
The Ear and Hearing
Getting Ready to Screen
Newborn Hearing Screening Methods
Communicating Hearing Screen Results
Completing the Screening Process
2.0 Nurse Contact Hours are available for those Nurses and LPN's that successfully complete all of the modules with an 80% passing score on the post assessment.
This continuing nursing education activity has been awarded 2.0 nurse contact hours by the Michigan Public Health Institute - Continuing Education Provider Unit (MPHI-CEPU). MPHI-CEPU (OH#320, 6/1/13) is an approved provider by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBn-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Course expires on 8-12-2013
- No content experts or members of the planning committee disclosed relationships with commercial interests relative to this educational activity.
-No commercial support was received for this educational activity.
- There will be no off-label uses of commercial products discussed during this program.
*If you completed the course with a passing score of 80% or more before April 28,2013 and need proof of this completion, please contact the EHDI program at 517-335-8955 for assistance.