Intravenous Drugs and Patient Controlled Analgesia

Code: NURS8522

Course description

This course is designed to provide the participant with the knowledge and principles of administering intravenous drugs through a variety of infusion techniques and managing patient controlled analgesia. The principles of compatibility, preparation, administration and responsibilities in administering intravenous drugs including patient controlled analgesia will be discussed. A focus will be placed on nursing assessment, patient and device monitoring, mathematical calculations, and client/family teaching.

Course details

Hours: 24
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Start Date: Sep. 14, 2020
Delivery: Fully Online – eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $212.76
End date: Nov. 29, 2020
Hours: 24
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Registration dates

Winter 2021 registration opens November 2, 2020. Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021.