# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant II Task 2006338460

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify the parameters of parenteral medications administration.


Identification should include
  • correct dosage calculation
  • administration of prescribed medication in a variety of forms (e.g., injected, intravenous, topical, or oral), as directed
  • supervision by a supervisor or instructor throughout the process.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the rights to safe medication administration?
  • What are some common drug contraindications?
  • What are some common adverse reactions?
  • Why are medications administered in a variety of formats, within regard to medication administration?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Science Events


Medical Spelling


Medical Terminology


Knowledge Test: Pharmacology


Health Professions Events


Medical Assisting