Purpose of the course
After completing this course, you will know the basics of safe medication and the digital solutions for implementing medication.
Competences of the course
Evidence based nursing and decision making competence
Patient safety and quality assurance competence
Learning outcomes of the course
You understand the responsibility of your professional role in medication.
You can correctly determine the doses of safe drug treatment.
Basic concepts of medicine therapy
Formulations and routes of administration
The phases of the medicine in the body
Implementation of safe drug treatment including digital solutions
Access to medical databases
Medicinal quantities, prefixes, units, and variants thereof.
Logical and mathematical determination of doses.
Dosage of liquid and solid drugs.
Assessment criteria, passed/failed
You know the basics of safe medication and understand the role of a nurse in delivering safe medication. You master medical calculations flawlessly.
Language of instruction
Jaana Perttunen, Hannele Tyrväinen
10.01.2023 - 02.06.2023
Degree Programme in Midwifery, Degree Programme in Nursing