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College Catalog 2022-2023 
College Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHAR 107 - IV Admixture Advanced Techniques

3 Credits
Students apply advanced preparation techniques in mixing chemotherapy products. Emphasis in on the risks, precautions, and safety standards associated with these agents.

Course Outcomes

  1. Define Chemotherapy and understand the importance of mastering the special handling of these agents.
  2. Identify the risks associated with handling and preparing chemotherapy agents.
  3. Identify and correctly use personal protective equipment for chemotherapy preparation. 
  4. Demonstrate precaution that should be taken when preparing, handling and disposing of chemotherapy agents to reduce exposure.
  5. Stimulate mixing chemotherapy agents safely, accurately and aseptically.
  6. Define Total Parenteral Nutrition and understand its use under USP <797> and USP <800>.
  7. Understand TPN orders and be able to interpret them under USP <797> and USP <800>.
  8. Stimulate mixing TPN’s accurately and aseptically under USP <797>and USP <800>.