Medicating Children: Preventing Errors

OVERVIEW:

Due to their small size and other physiological differences, children are particularly vulnerable to medication errors. This program focuses on strategies to prevent errors when administering medications to pediatric patients and review the "rights of medication administration as they relate to pediatric patients.


OBJECTIVES:

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:

  • Describe factors that can lead to medication errors
  • Identify tools that can be used to prevent medication errors with pediatric patients
  • Describe the six "rights" of pediatric drug administration
  • Explain the nurse's role in the administration of children's medications
This program also includes workbooks that can be ordered separately.

 This program has been designated for 0.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education credits.
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: MED891
Media: DVD
Year: 2013
Duration: 14:10 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Medication Administration, Pediatric Care
 
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