NUR 450

Pharmacology for RNs

The focus of this course is to provide information leading to a greater understanding of: pharmacokinetics, pharmacotherapeutics, pharmacoeconomics, and toxicology. Students will advance their knowledge regarding the impact of common medications used to treat various medical problems across the lifespan. The nursing process will be used to analyze the ramifications of drug therapy and apply critical thinking to improve safety and quality of care in the clinical setting and the community.