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Understanding Medication


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Our Medication course is designed to meet the skills for care knowledge sets. – .


Understanding Medication

Our Medication course is designed to meet the skills for care knowledge sets.

The following areas are covered :

  • Legislation
  • Personal Protective Equipment Working Regulations (PPEWR)
  • Acts Relating to Your Practice at Work
  • Activity 1
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Roles and Responsibilities and Boundaries
  • The Care standards Act 2000
  • Activity 2
  • Prescriptions
  • Things to Remember
  • Examples of Prescriptions
  • Verbal Orders
  • The Medicine Administration Record (MAR)
  • Confidentiality
  • Mental Capacity Act (MCA) 2005
  • The Right to Refuse
  • Receipt of medicines
  • Activity 3
  • Routes of Adminisration
  • PEG (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy) tube
  • Activity 4
  • Types of Medication
  • Controlled Drugs (CD)
  • Common Side-Effects
  • Overdose
  • Home Remedies
  • Benefits & Risks of Slef-Administration
  • Compliances Checks
  • Basic Procedures
  • In Agreement
  • Identification
  • Disposal of Medication
  • Dealing with sharps
  • Cleaning your Environment
  • What is a Spillage Kit
  • Names of some different Types of Medication

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