This course will demonstrate and describe the safe administration of medication by injection (subcutaneous, intradermal, intramuscular) and will demonstrate the guidelines for administering medication injections in a clinical setting. This course is intended for use by nursing and medical professionals, and those in training for those professions.

Course Classrooms

    Course Curriculum

    Injectable Medication Administration Overview
    Safe Injection Practices 00:15:00
    Medication Assessment 01:00:00
    Preparing a syringe for medication administration 00:02:00
    Intradermal Injections
    Introduction: Intradermal injections 00:03:00
    How-to: Intradermal injections 00:05:00
    Intradermal injections assessment 00:30:00
    Subcutaneous Injections
    Introduction: Subcutaneous injections 00:02:00
    How-to: Subcutaneous injections 00:04:00
    Subcutaneous injections assessment 00:30:00
    Intramuscular Injections
    Introduction: Intramuscular injections 00:03:00
    How-to: Intramuscular injections 00:06:00
    Intramuscular injections assessment 00:30:00
    Proctor Training
    Compass Injection Skills Checkoff 24 hours
    Complete your skills checkoff form00:00

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