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   NUR 122 - Pharmacology II & IV Therapy

2.0 Credits
Acquisition of nursing theory and critical-thinking skills necessary for safe, quality, evidence-based nursing care related to medication administration, intravenous therapy, and venous blood withdrawal. Advanced concepts of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics correlated to common diseases are presented. Emphasizes the steps of the nursing process and information technology used in IV placement and care, venous blood withdrawal, and the administration of medications for safe, quality, patient-centered care to diverse patient populations. Integrates patient teaching related to all routes of medication administration. Emphasizes the nurse’s role as patient advocate. This course with the completion of simulation skills meets the requirements of LPN IV certification of the Colorado State Board of Nursing.
LEC 30 Clock hours



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