DCR-485 - Medication Administration

Gain skills to administer medications safely to children in child care centers and family child care homes. This state-approved curriculum provides six clock hours of the Maryland State Department Education (MSDE) Core of Knowledge: Health, Safety and Nutrition and addresses National Association for Education of Young Children (NAEYC) standards for program accreditation. Topics include practices and procedures for administering over-the-counter and prescription medications in accordance with state child care licensing requirements. Instruction is provided by qualified health professionals. MSDE Medication Administration handbook provided in class. Core of Knowledge: Six clock hours. Health Service Nurse (HSN).
Academic Level
Continuing Education Level
Subject
Child Care
Department
Continuing Ed - Open Classes
Credits
Not Available
Prerequisites
None
Corequisites
None
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