Tompkins Cortland Community College

NURS241 - Pharmacology for Nurses & Allied Hlth Pr

This is a comprehensive pharmacology course which explores the basic principles of pharmacology, the legal and ethical foundations of safe medication administration, the role of the nurse in medication administration, lifespan considerations, and the major classifications of medication, including therapeutic actions and uses, clinical significance, nursing implications, adverse effects, and client and family teaching. Prerequisites: NURS 110, BIOL 131, and ENGL 101; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in NURS 120 and BIOL 132. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.