Administering Medications: Injections
OVERVIEW:

This program describes the safe administration of medication by injection: subcutaneous, intradermal, intramuscular and into an intravenous injection port (parenteral medication administration). Included in this program is discussion of the mandatory use of safer needle devices to prevent needlestick injuries.

OBJECTIVES:
 
After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Differentiate between subcutaneous, intradermal, and intramuscular injections and when each would be used
  • Identify the landmarks used for subcutaneous, intradermal, and intramuscular injections
  • Describe the use of the "Z-track" injection technique
  • Describe the need for the use of safer needle devices
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: MED903
Media: DVD
Year: 2010
Duration: 20:30 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Medication Administration, Basic Clinical Skills
 
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