According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in three adults over age 60 experiences some kind of hearing loss. Join the Center for Healthy Aging and the Department of Audiology at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus on Wednesday, April 27 at 11:30 a.m. as they team-up to present "Age-Related Hearing Loss" – a lunch and learn designed to teach participants about age-related hearing loss.
Participants will enjoy complementary lunch while Sue Ellen Boyer, MD, FAA, a clinical audiologist at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, discusses age-related hearing loss and shares facts about hearing aids. Dr. Boyer will also explore the common signs of hearing loss and the steps to take to prevent it. A Hearing Health Quiz will also be offered at no cost.
This free program will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27 at the Center for Healthy Aging, located at 500 River Avenue in Lakewood. Preregistration is required by calling 732-597-6075.
About Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus:
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is an acute-care community hospital located in Lakewood, Ocean County. A Barnabas Health facility, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus merged with Monmouth Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Long Branch, Monmouth County, in 2014. The hospitals are dedicated to improving the health and well being of the communities they proudly serve through expanded access to specialty outpatient services that focus on preventive medicine and healthy living. The partnership has also expanded patients' access to geriatric and pediatric emergency services, as well as outpatient neurology, oncology and geriatric services. Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is in the process of converting to all private rooms, which will make it the only provider in the region with all private rooms for overnight stays. For more information about Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, visit www.barnabashealth.org.