Trained Medication Aide for Unlicensed Personnel

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: READ 0220 Reading Strategies, ENGL 0230 Writing Foundations or placement determined by assessment score

Co-Requisite: HPPC 1000Medical Dosages

This course will focus on introducing students to drug therapy, safe administration of prescribed medications, knowledge of drug action related to body systems, side effects of medications.  Students will receive an overview of metric, apothecary, and household measurement abbreviations, with implications for use during medication administration.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none

Credits: 3

This course will focus on introducing students to drug therapy, safe administration of prescribed medications, knowledge of drug action related to body systems, side effects of medications. Students will receive an overview of metric, apothecary, and household measurement abbreviations, with implications for use during medication administration.