This Advanced Medication training course is aimed at carers & nurses looking to gain additional knowledge to enable the safe & effective administration of medicines in a health and social care setting. Perfect to meet the needs of care managers, team leaders, senior care workers or experienced carers.
This Medication Advanced training course will help you understand the roles and responsibilities when giving medication, how medicines are administered, the need to record the giving of medication and what causes medication errors and how to reduce the risk. Meet your CQC requirements easily.
In the UK alone, there are, on average, 237 million medication errors every year. These errors could be fatal to your patients. This is why it is so important that your staff know everything there is to know about supplying medicine correctly, in order to keep your patients healthy. If you require the awareness course instead, please check out our Medication Awareness training course here.
The aim of this Medication Advanced training is to greater increase your knowledge of medication administering and its risks, as well as the relevant laws and legislation.
The key points covered in this course are:
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Enrol on to our Medication Advanced training course to go into more depth and help increase your understanding and develop your knowledge/skills in administering medication.
Our Medication Awareness training course covers more the theory and aiding side of administering medicine such as the legislation behind it, different classifications of medicine, a company's policy in regards to medication and how to safely store and manage medication.
Whereas our Medication Advanced training course dives deeper and teaches you how to actually administer medication and covers topics such as your roles and responsibilities when giving medication, how the medication should be disposed of, what causes medication errors and how to reduce the risk and the possible side effects of medication and what to do.
Our Medication Advanced training is available 24/7, anytime, anywhere. Perfect for care staff with busy schedules or difficult shift patterns.
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