Medication Awareness Training
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.
- Course introduction
- Remaining compliant
- Storage and labelling
- Administering medication
- Documenting and keeping records
- Patient confidentiality
- Minimising errors
- Legal and moral responsibilities
This course is delivered over 3 hours and a certificate will be awarded upon successful completion.