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Kolours Healthcare Ltd. First Floor Offices 54 London Road, Southend on Sea Essex SS1 1NX

Care Training Courses, Care Certificate, Mandatory and Short Course Care Training Available

Contact Us: 01702 826 710

[email protected]

Medication Awareness

Overview

The Medication awareness course is designed for staff working within a care environment. This course is in line with the National Minimum Standards Requirements and recent CQC guidelines. 

Candidates will gain an understanding of the legislation involved with administration of medication, along with being able to follow procedures set for safe administration of medication. Candidates will also gain an understanding of the importance of confidentiality and security in all procedures of drug administration. Candidates will also obtain under-pinning knowledge of the above issues and therefore will be able to put this into practice where necessary.

Outline of Programme

  • Introduction to medication
  • Storage and dispensing
  • Documentation, confidentiality and record keeping
  • Administration of medication
  • Reducing and eliminating medication errors
  • Accountability and responsibility
  • Legislation and requirements
  • Regulating bodies

Assessment:

The course is delivered in 3 hours and candidates must demonstrate a willingness to learn through interaction and group activities.

Please note

The training venue should be quiet and undisturbed.

Staff should not be expected to be on duty

Staff attending should remain for the entire length of the session

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