Medication

Medication

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This course gives course members an overview of safer medication handling processes.

Learning Objectives

  • To know how to comply with good practice to safely administer medication
  • To be aware of a range of medications, their form, and route of administration
  • To be able to identify the six rights of medication
  • To review a label for an over the counter medication
  • To know how to safely administer and store medication
  • To understand the common side effects
  • To understand the action to be taken if a severe reaction is suspected
  • To understand consent
  • To be able to complete a Medication Administered Record (MAR)