Safe Handling and Administration of Medication, 7 Hours

Person centred care planning and risk assessments / Legislation and legal requirements / Definition of drug and medicine / Common types of medication and their uses / Adverse drug reactions and recognising potential anaphylaxis / Topical and systemic - Routes of administration and forms of medication available / Prescriptions and medication labels / Safe storage of medication / 5 Rights of medication administration / Refusal and covert administration / Medication record keeping / Medication errors / Receipt, storage and disposal of medication supplies.

Daryl Ettritch