Dec 02, 2023  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog
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NRSG 136 - Pharmacology for Practical Nurses Laboratory

Credit(s): 1

Prerequisite(s): BIOH 104 , M 120 , PSYX 100 , WRIT 101 , and acceptance into the Practical Nursing program. 
Corequisite(s): NRSG 135 .
This lab integrates the knowledge of safe medication administration into a laboratory environment.  This includes dosage calculation, and safe administration of medications through a variety of appropriate routes, including intravenous therapy.  (Spring Semester)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to
  • Utilize the nursing process to assess appropriate/inappropriate responses to therapy.
  • Demonstrate concepts learned in NRSG 135 in a lab setting.
  • Demonstrate appropriate nursing judgement at the PN level to safely admiinster medications and analyze response to medications with diverse patient populations in a lab environment.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the use of medicaitons to prevent and treat common diseases and health alterations in a lab environment.

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