MAT 135: Mathematics for Healthcare Professions

Class Program
Credits 3

Fall, Summer
This course is designed to give healthcare students financial knowledge related to measurement and apothecary conversions, with a focus on reading medication labels as well as the use of medicine cups, syringes, and intravenous medication and fluid bags for the purpose of safe medication administration. Students will gain additional in-depth learning of arithmetic operations, without the use of a calculator, on whole numbers, decimals, and fractions.