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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

NURS 3502 - Pharmacology in Nursing

This course focuses on the pharmacotherapeutic aspects of nursing care, used in the treatment of illness and the promotion, maintenance and restoration of wellness in diverse individuals across the lifespan.  Emphasis is on concepts of safe administration, monitoring of effects, and patient education for major drug classifications. The impact of technology, economic, and regulatory forces as well as collaboration with the health care team are discussed.

Prerequisites: Admission to the BSN program and either CHEM 1151, CHEM 1151L, CHEM 1152, and CHEM 1152L, or CHEM 1151K and CHEM 1152K, or CHEM 1211, CHEM 1211L, CHEM 1212, and CHEM 1212L