Medication administration - principles and practice revisited
This two-day workshop is designed to update the registered nurses’ skills in medication administration. Topics covered include administration via all five routes, drug calculations and managing IV pumps, syringe drivers and PCA systems.
medication administration - review of professional and legal responsibilities
introduction to pharmacokinetics
introduction to pharmacodynamics
Oh no! Not another medication error! Causes of medication errors, strategies to reduce medication errors and drug nutrient interactions
principles of drug calculations, examples and worksheets
preparing and administering oral medications – practical session
questions and answer
review previous study day’s work.
ions, carriers, blockers - what are they?
medication administration - overview of subcutaneous and intramuscular injection techniques
administering medications intravenously - managing IV infusion, IV bolus injections
discussion and demonstration of IV pumps, syringe drivers, PCA systems, Alaris Medical Systems
nurses and pain relief - principles and management of patient controlled analgesia systems; epidural analgesia
questions and answer.
Member $360, non-member $420, Job Rep/SIG member $320
Please note this seminar runs over two days. Monday 26 October & 2 November 2015 from 9.30am to 4.30pm.
| Mon, 26 Oct 2015
Start Date: 26/10/2015 09:30:00 am
End Date: 11/11/2015 16:30:00 pm
Venue: ANMF Melbourne Presenter: Sue Pleunik
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