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Medication Awareness & Administration

Medication Awareness & Administration

 

Who should attend:

Any healthcare professional who has a responsibility to administer medicines safely.

 

Course benefits:

This course will give delegates in depth information on what is required of them when dispensing medication.

 

Additional information:

 

 

Certification:

All candidates who participate to the required level will receive a certificate of attendance from Essential Training

 

Contents:

• Laws and Legislation

• 3 levels of care -

Level 1:  General Support (Assisting with meds)

Level 2:  Administering Medication

Level 3:  Administering Medication by specialised techniques

 

 

• M.A.R sheet familiarisation

• Completing a form

• Highlighting Errors

• Error Reporting

• Refusal Reporting

• Supply of medication

• How to request medication

• How to receive medication (What checks etc)

• Storage of Medication at care home

• Types of systems in use

• Disposal of medication

• Controlled Drugs

• Prescriptions & Labels

• Understanding Latin

• Expiry Management of Prescriptions

• Management of Labels

• Administration of Medication

• 5 Right Check

• DO NOT Rules

 

• Administering -

Tablets / Capsules

Cream / Ointment

Fluids

Inserting Drops to ear, nose, or eye

Nebuliser

Inhaler

For more details on this course or any other training please call 01271 830338 or use our contact form to request a call