Safer Medication Handling Training
The eight-module course will be taught by registered nurses over a period of six hours.
We can tailor this course to your exact requirements. So please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any specific needs.
Medication Training Course Summary:
Module 1 – Policies. Legislation. CQC
Module 2 – Medication. Routes. Formulation. Types. Absorption.
Module 3 – MDT. Roles and Responsibilities. Levels of support. Boundaries and agreed ways of working.
Module 4 – Order. Receive. Store. Record. Transfer. Dispose.
Module 5 – 9 R’s. Group Work. Sources of info. Practical session including MAR charts.
Module 6 – Risk assessments. Person Centred Care. Review. Covert. Consent. Refuse.
Module 7 – Errors and action.
Module 8 – Infection Control and Technique.
Maximum of 12 delegates per class
Lasts approximately 6 hours
Once completed delegates will have gained a clearer understanding of their responsibilities in regards to the administration, legislation and regulation of medication. Delegates will be able to describe the 9 R’s and have a better knowledge of mistakes and applicable actions.
They will also know the significance of infection control and accurate risk assessing as well as having practical MAR chart and medication box sessions.