Prerequisite: ADN 155 and ADN 156 (for generic ADN students) with a grade "C" or better; ADN 075 (for LVN to ADN students) with a grade "C" or better
Advisory: ENGL 101; READ 043 or appropriate placement; MATH 070 or MATH 070D or MATH 073 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: CSU
This is an advanced pharmacology course that focuses on the skills and study of medications used for neurological, psychiatric, and medical-surgical concepts. The course emphasis is on advanced techniques and computations used in the administration of medications utilizing the nursing process and the Systems Developmental Stress Model, as well as the special nursing considerations that pertain to the safe administration of medication. Study of this course allows the Associate Degree Nursing student to continue to safely administer medications to patients.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921