HLTENN007 – Administer
and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy

HLTENN007 – Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy

Introduction

The HLTENN007 – Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy unit provides the skills and knowledge required to diligently administer and monitor medications and intravenous (IV) therapy. Students will learn how to work out precise dosage calculations based on patient requirements, and correctly interpret written instructions from an authorized prescriber. They will be able to perform an assessment of the patient for medication effectiveness and side effects, and can effectively respond to an allergic pharmacological reaction.

Course Details

HLTENN007 – Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy
Duration  : 250 Hours
Course Delivery : Blended
Campuses : Melbourne, Sydney, Perth
Organisation delivering the program :Institute of Health and Nursing Australia (RTO ID: 21985)
Organisation issuing certification :Institute of Health and Nursing Australia (RTO ID: 21985)
IHNA Policies, Procedures & Forms
  • 250 Hours
  • Blended
  • Available to domestic students only

Unit Code

Unit Title

HLTENN007

Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy

UNIT OUTLINE AND BREAKDOWN OF HOURS

Nominal hours

250 hrs.

Theory

108 hrs.

SBA(Simulation Based Assessment)

56 hrs.

SDL(Self Directed Learning)

22 hrs.

PEP(Professional Experience Placement)

64 hrs.

The total tuition for HLTENN007 – Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy is AUD $2,900

No government funding available for this course.

To know more about the IHNA Fees & Charges, click here.

Melbourne (CBD) Campus
Level 5 & 6, 131 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC – 3000, Australia
Melbourne (Heidelberg) Campus
597-599, Upper Heidelberg Road, Heidelberg Heights, VIC – 3081, Australia
Perth Campus
Level 2, 12 St Georges Terrace, Perth, WA – 6000, Australia
Sydney Campus
Level 7, 33 Argyle Street, Parramatta, NSW – 2150, Australia

The course will be offered in blended learning approach.

Applicants seeking entry into this course should meet the following criteria:

  • Must hold current registration as an enrolled nurse with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and AHPRA
  • Current Police Check
  • Working with Children Check
  • Basic computer skills

Physical requirements that are necessary to pass the course objectives are:

  • Strength: To assist with lifting and transferring a client, and perform CPR
  • Mobility: To bend, stoop, and bend down to the floor; ability to move around rapidly; and to move in small, confined spaces
  • Hearing: To hear through the stethoscope to discriminate sounds; to hear cries for help; to hear alarms on equipment and emergency signals; and various overhead pages
  • Vision: To make physical assessments of client and equipment
  • Communication: To communicate in both verbal and written formats; and interact with clients, staff, and faculty supervisors

Please declare in your application if you have a disability, disorder, or if you’re on any medication that’ll require reasonable adjustments to fulfil these requirements.

Our approach is to collect evidence on whether the student can perform to the standards of the workplace. This is based on the relevant unit of competency, and you’ll find these tools being used:

  • Theory Assessments (TA)
  • Simulation Based Assessments (SBA)
  • Professional Experience Placement (PEP)
  1. Application: Submit your online application by clicking “Apply Now” on the top right corner of the course page.
  2. Interview: Once you’ve met IHNA’s eligibility criteria you will be contacted for an interview with an admissions consultant
  3. Offer Letter: If you’re successful with the interview you will be offered a place for the course as per the availability of each intake.
  4. Enrolment Fee: After signing the offer acceptance an invoice will be issued for the course. You may be eligible for government funding, so please call our team to know more.
  5. Confirmation of Admission: We will issue a conformation of admission once the enrolment fee has been received.

Call us on 1800 22 52 83 for any questions regarding your application.

Acknowledgement

HCI acknowledges the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters and culture.
We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.