This Medication Awareness Training course is specifically targeted at care workers who look after residents in a care home. It provides an overview of how to manage residents’ medical needs; the legal responsibilities involved; and how to deliver, store, and dispose of medication and effectively manage doses.
- Understand the risks associated with incorrect medication administration
- Learn about the relevant legislation and care home policies as well as patient’s care plans
- Learn how to read pharmacist’s labels, how to deliver, store and dispose of medication
This training course is broken down into 3 sections
- Policies and The Law
- Administering Medication