Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs Online Course

Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs has been revised to follow the newly-released second edition of the Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs text. The classes are faculty-mediated, allowing students to interact directly with faculty through discussions, chat forums, and ongoing evaluation of assignments. The student forums will provide opportunities to share expertise with colleagues. Working along with the text, students will engage in self-paced reading assignments, activities, and learning opportunities, designed to increase awareness of their current practice and the latest recommendations.

Categories: Clinical Practice/Safe Handling, Treatment/Chemotherapy/Biotherapy

Contact Hours9.5
Member Price$99 course + eBook
Non-Member Price$139 course + eBook
Technical RequirementsTechnical Requirements
Cancellation PolicyCancellation Policy

Upcoming Dates

No upcoming programs scheduled

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ONS is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850.

ONCC Certification Test Blueprint Topics and ILNA Content Areas

Course Objectives

Analyze current practice of safe handling for compliance with recommended procedures.
Develop a plan to decrease the risk of exposure to hazardous drugs.
Describe the components of a medical surveillance program.
Identify methods to overcome challenges to using safe handling precautions in the workplace.