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Math for Drug Dosage Calculations: Oral and Parenteral Medications

Math for Drug Dosage Calculations: Oral and Parenteral Medications

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:30am
KPU Langley
KPU Langley Campus - West Building Room 2025

Description:

Numeracy competence, in drug-dosage calculations, is an essential nursing skill that is important in assuring the safe administration of medication.

This workshop is intended to help you understand and become better at drug-dosage calculations. The workshop will focus on oral and parenteral medications.

In this workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Read and understand oral and parenteral medication labels.
  • Translate the doctor's order into accurate drug-dosage calculations.
  • Provide a safety check before the medication is administered to the patient.
2019-09-27 10:00 2019-09-27 11:30 America/Vancouver Math for Drug Dosage Calculations: Oral and Parenteral Medications Numeracy competence, in drug-dosage calculations, is an essential nursing skill that is important in assuring the safe administration of medication. This workshop is intended to help you understand and become better at drug-dosage calculations. The workshop will focus on oral and parenteral medications. In this workshop, you will learn how to: KPU Langley Campus - West Building Room 2025 KPU Langley