Medicines Management Training

The Safe Administration of Medicines

-to offer a well-defined programme which will raise awareness of medicines for workers and encourage ‘safe practice’, including:

  • The importance of effective medicines management and correct procedures
  • Accountability and responsibility regarding care, control and safe administration of medicines
  • Correct storage, safe ordering, receipt and disposal
  • Defining the terms side effects, cautions, adverse reactions and contra-indications and the importance of monitoring and reporting
  • Awareness of policies, procedures, regulations, legislation and best practice guidelines in relation to medicines management and correct documentation
  • Discussing safe administration of ear drops, eye drops, inhalers, ointments and creams

COURSE NOTES

This session may be delivered over either 4 hours or a full day, dependant on requirements for content.

A session can include:

-Use of Medication Administration Records (MARs)

-Practical session

-Written test

Managers are advised to provide and evidence practical assessments of workers in the workplace, according to Company policy (See: 'Medication Training and how to observe and supervise staff' - under "Managers/Seniors Training"

 

COURSE INFORMATION

Duration: 4 hours or full day - dependant on content reqiured

Who should attend: ALL staff responsible for administering medication

Certification: Certificate of Attendance

Cost:£345 + vat  (4 hrs) or £495 + vat  (full day)

Travel Charge: Dependent on Location

OPEN COURSES ALSO AVAILABLE BI-MONTHLY THROUGHOUT THE YEAR: SEE OUR OPEN COURSE SCHEDULE



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Medicines Management

Training in Healthcare Norwich Norfolk