On the Job with Hearing Loss: Hidden Challenges Successful Solutions

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Morgan James Publishing, 2007 - Social Science - 185 pages
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This work takes a comprehensive look at the hidden challenges of hearing lossand practical solutions that can overcome the barriers.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Hearing Loss is Threatening the Workforce
11
Chapter 2 Profile of Hearing Loss The Real Impact
15
Chapter 3 Ten Steps to Successful Accommodations
23
Chapter 4 Telephone Issues
35
Chapter 5 Mastering Meetings
41
Chapter 6 Blasting Background Noise
47
Chapter 7 NonTechnical Solutions
51
Hearing Aid Solutions
55
Maintenance Janitorial and Housekeeping positions
101
Managers
105
Medical Personnel
109
Office Personnel
113
Outdoor Workers construction worker equipment operator farmer
117
Pastors
121
Retail Workers
125
Teachers
129

Assistive Listening Systems Specifically FM Systems
61
Chapter 10 Occupations A to Z
67
Bank Clerks
69
Bus Drivers
73
Call Center Operators
77
Corrections Officers
81
Factory Workers
85
Food Service Workers
91
Home Health Care Personnel
95
Inside Services and Salespersons insurance real estate accountingbookkeeping
97
Truck Drivers
137
Chapter 11 Common Technical Accommodations
141
Resources
153
Index
169
About the Author
173
Communication Worksheet and Assessment Service
175
On The Job With Hearing Loss
184
Bonus
185
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