Medication Administration & Management
This course is aimed at healthcare staff with the responsibility of medication administration in a social care setting. It is also designed as an annual update for candidates currently administering medication. The course will generate a greater understanding of the safe administration of medication
Duration: 3 hours
- Types of medication
- Legislation, regulations, policies & procedures
- Control of substances hazardous to health
- Controlled drugs
- Effect of medication
Assessment Method: Continual observation throughout the course plus quiz at the end marked together at the end of the course.
Learning Outcomes: To provide knowledge and skills information for people to be able to practise the administration of medication under supervision until they become competent.