Medication Awareness and Dosage Calculation: An Introductory Package for Nurses


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Medication Awareness and Dosage Calculation for Nurses is an online course dedicated to providing nurses with the tools required to calculate, administer and understand medication.

It includes common issues, and how to deal with these.

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Sold By: Interactive Healthcare Training


Course Modules:CPD Certified

Section 1.

• The Nurse’s Role in Medication Management
• Legislation Governing Medication in the UK
• Classification of Medication
• Understanding Doses
• Prescribing
• Routes of Administration
• Orders of Medication
• Medication Administration Record (MAR) Charts
• Medication Administration Checks
• End of Section Quiz

Section 2.

• A Note on Numeracy
• Understanding Decimals, the Metric system and S.I. Units.
• Mini Quiz

Section 2.1

• Dosage Calculations
• Tablets, Capsules and Caplets
• Mini Quiz

Section 2.2

• Liquid Oral Medicines

Section 2.3

• Injection medications
• Mini Quiz

Section 2.4

• Intravenous (IV) infusions & Flow Rate Calculations
• Mini Quiz

Section 2.5

• Dosage by Body Weigh
• Mini Quiz

Section 3

• Storage
• Safe Disposal of Medicines
• Adverse Events
• End of Course Summary


For multiple user licences, site licences, e-learning credits or to find out if discounts are available on mixed course purchases please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218.

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