CNA Communication and Interpersonal Skills 1

In order to communicate clearly with a client who has hearing loss, the nurse aide should

When speaking to clients who are deaf, remember several things. First, make sure that there is adequate lighting. Second, stand directly in front the client and maintain eye contact. Next, talk a little slower, so the client can adjust to your speaking style. Add gestures. If the client seems confused, write or draw pictures.

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