Medication Awareness Training

Medication Awareness Training

Summary

Medication Awareness training ensures that delegates are aware of the importance of accuracy when administering medication; they will learn how to record and store all medicines correctly so as to reduce the risk of errors and guarantee that patients are safe under their care. The course is designed for all care staff who hold any responsibility for patient medication and complies with the National Minimum Standards, whilst also meeting recommendations underlined by the CQC.

Content
• Course introduction
• Remaining compliant
• Storage and labelling
• Administering medication
• Documenting and keeping records
• Patient confidentiality
• Minimising errors
• Legal and moral responsibilities

Delivery
This course is delivered over 3 hours and a certificate will be awarded upon successful completion.

Time and Location
You can have your training delivered whenever and wherever you would like. We have trainers located across the UK and, with over 300 centres, you can be sure to find a location nearby. This also makes us flexible with time, and we will work around your schedule, even if you need training on the weekends.

Contact Us
If you’re still unsure and have another question you’d like to ask, please call 0330 1345 909 for more information.