People needing care and support often require medication in a safe and timely manner. For Care Quality Commission (CQC) regulated providers, ensuring the appropriate medication training is provided helps comply with their expectations around national standards for induction” Our Safe Handling of Medicine course is aimed at staff responsible for the handling, administration and disposal of medication within a care and clinical environment. This course is designed to support individual in understanding different types of medication and what they are for, how to store and dispose medicines in a safe way, how to administer medication safely and to ensure that record keeping and audits are completed correctly and accurately. This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination and is suitable for both qualified and unqualified staff.
We also recommend the following course(s):
- Safe Handling of Medicines – BIODOSE
- Anaphylaxis Awareness
- Buccal Midazolam Administration
- Epilepsy and Buccal Midazolam Administration