Drug Calculation Refresher Course - PDC52458
This online Short Course provides participants with an annual update in drug calculations in the healthcare environment.
The fee for this short course will be $25.00.
Standard Course StructureStudy Mode: OnlineDuration: 1 hour
Upon completion of this course students will gain an understanding of the following concepts:
- Common abbreviations
- Converting from one unit to another unit
- Common conversions
- Calculating concentrations
- Calculation of oral doses in tablets
- Calculating IV doses.
- Calculating drip rates for gravity flow infusions
- Calculating infusion rates for infusion devices.
There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.
This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.
Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.