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Medical Math (ES)

ID : 57822   
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Please note: Effective November, 2015, the registration process for this online class has changed. When enrolling, you will be directed to a new web page to complete your online registration.
New sessions of this class begin on the third Wednesday of each month, and each session covers six weeks of online training.  New lessons are released each Wednesday and Friday during those six weeks, and you will be able to complete the course work at your convenience – at any time of day or night.  To select a start date that works with your schedule, click the registration link at the end of the course description below.
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Master medical calculations in an engaging environment! In these fun and practical lessons, you'll gain the medical math skills you need for anything from calculating dosages to using scientific formulas. Whatever medical field you're in, the hands-on activities in this course will help you perform day-to-day math tasks quickly and easily. 

 

First, you'll brush up your basic math skills. You'll begin with a review of fractions, decimals, and percentages, and then dive into measurement systems and conversions used in the medical field.  

Next, you'll do dosage calculations for oral, parenteral, and intravenous medications. You'll explore three different methods you can use for dosage calculations: proportions, dimensional analysis, and the formula method. You'll also learn an easy formula that you can apply to many dosage calculations.  

Finally, you'll get an introduction to basic statistics and probability. You'll find out how to interpret the latest medical findings for your patients, and journal articles will no longer be a mystery!   

Whether you're new to the field of medicine or want to enhance your skills, this is the course for you.  By the time you finish these lessons, you'll have a solid grounding in basic medical math, and you'll be ready to tackle any calculation confidently.

Class Details

12 Sessions
Online 24/7

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Instructor
Ben Sellers 

CEUs : 2.4

Tuition: 

$115.00


Registration Closes On
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/18/2018 - 9/7/2018 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Ben Sellers 

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