Administration of Medications

Applies basic concepts required for medication administration as a delegated task in community-based settings such as assisted living, day care, or care homes. Demonstrates choice of equipment, proper technique, hazards, complications, and patient care. Administer subcutaneous, intradermal injections, preparation and administration of oral medications, and immunizations.

Prereq: PHRM 104 and NURS 100 both with grade C or better, or consent.

1 credit, 6 hour lecture/lab for 5 weeks (Letter grade only.)

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