Date: 10/04/2019   Course Title:  Medication

St Peter's Avenue, Haslingden, Lancashire, BB4 6PD, North west


Outline

An interactive course providing the candidate with the knowledge and skills to safely administer medication, understand the various levels of support and processes of medicine administration in a care setting.

Description

Care-FULLY TRAINED’s Safe Handling of Medication is an award-winning course designed to meet both experienced and inexperienced care staff in their current ability and knowledge.

Delivered by qualified and experienced healthcare professionals, this training will help care staff to understand all aspects of medication in care beginning with what medication is, right through to safe administration of, and statutory documentation of the numerous different types of medication. It is appropriate for both Care Home staff and Domiciliary Care staff.

This course satisfies current mandatory medication training requirements and guidance as laid down  by CQC, NICE and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

Course Contents
Definitions
Confidentiality & Accountability
Legal Categories of Medicines
Controlled Drugs
Drug Schedules
Names of Medications
Medication Administration
Administration Equipment
Enteric Coatings
Asthma Management
Allergic Reactions
Side Effects
Levels of Medication Support
10 R’s of Medication
Process of Medicine Management
Labelling & Information
Administration Procedure
Covert Administration
Consent
Personal protective Equipment
Disposal
Recording Documents
Interactions
Medication And The Elderly
Pharmacokinetics
Pharmacodynamics
Drugs Needing Careful Monitoring
Opiods
When Things Go Wrong
Medication Administration Report (MAR) Charts
Legislation


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£45.00