Otitis Media - Prevention, Assessment, and Management

Otitis Media - Prevention, Assessment, and Management

Health Staff Ed
Updated Jun 26, 2019

Course Overview

This 2 hour interactive course provides training on the assessment and management of otitis media which is diagnosed in nearly 80000 people in Australia annually mainly children and affects more than twice as many Indigenous people than non-Indigenous.

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

This course will teach nurses how to perform an assessment how to distinguish between the different types and what the management is for otitis media.

Business Outcomes

This course provides foundation learning for all nurses working in the primary health care and community settings. They play an essential role in screening and managing otitis media providing family education on prevention.