PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS REGNP-NA Registered Nurse Refresher

Courses and Descriptions

NURS-2011Pharmacology for Nurses
RPL

This course introduces the basic concepts and principles related to pharmacology (including pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, pharmacotherapeutics) and the nurse’s role in the safe administration of drug therapies. The major classifications of drugs, encompassing best practice guidelines and medications commonly used in Canada will be reviewed. Content focuses on drug indications, contraindications, side effects, adverse effects and interactions. Safe drug administration procedures and patient teaching are emphasized through the nursing process framework. Issues arising from the use of drug therapy in contemporary society are also explored.

Class Availability

Beginning September 1, 2018: students enrolling in Online Education courses will be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus stores or online. To review booklists and purchase textbooks, please visit bookstore.rrc.ca.

Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.

Course Dates and Fees

2021 Winter Term - Distance Education
NURS-2011 Pharmacology for Nurses
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Mar 22, 21 - Jun 11, 21N. Watling206411$509
Location: Online
Dates
Mar 22, 21 - Jun 11, 21
Delivery
Instructor
N. Watling
Section
206411
Cost
$509
Page produced on 2021-01-22 17:10:50
Red River College endeavours to provide the most current version of all program and course information on this website. Please be advised that classes may be scheduled between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. The College reserves the right to modify or cancel any course, program, process, or procedure without notice or prejudice. Fees may change without notice.