This 20-hour course including clinical or laboratory
is designed to prepare individuals to
safely administer or supervise self administration
of non parenteral medications in a 15 bed or less
MR (mentally retarded) residential program, a
child care program, supervised apartment living,
or community based living and assisted living facilities.
Emphasis is placed on safely administering medications
or supervising the self-administration from a prescription
bottle and observing for obvious reactions to the
medications. This course has been approved by
State of Iowa Board of Pharmacy Examiners, the
Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals, and
the Iowa Department of Human Services.