Description: Prerequisite: RN or RPN registration. Note: RPNs must have a Medication Administration Certificate or have taken the materials in their basic training.
Review and update the skills and knowledge of the RN/RPN in the area of pharmacology and medication administration. Emphasis is placed on the knowledge of drug groups, both traditional and non-traditional such as natural herbs, in terms of actions, uses, adverse reactions, special considerations, and application of the nursing process. Hours: 36 Credits: 3 Pre-Requisites: CoRequisites: