2023-2024 Catalog 
    Feb 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog
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NADN 270 - Pharmacology III

1.5 Credit: (1 lecture, 0.5 lab, 0 clinical) 2.5 Contact Hours: [Department Permission]

This course builds on the nursing skill and knowledge developed during Pharmacology I and Pharmacology II. Emphasis will be on more complex pharmacology concepts and techniques. Students will learn best practices to safely administer medications to adults with multisystem, emergent, and mental health problems. 
OFFERED: fall and spring semesters

Course Goals/ Objectives/ Competencies:
Goal 1:  Apply advanced principles of medication administration when caring for a complex multi-system patient population.   

Goal 2:  Perform advanced drug calculations for adults and pediatric safe medication administration.

Goal 3:  Use clinical judgement to apply knowledge of drug classifications to plan for patient teaching about the use of IV medications. 

Goal 4:  Administer medications using legal and professional standards.

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