Administration and storage of medication is suitable for carers in a variety of settings (hospitals, care homes, community and domestic) who are responsible for preparing, administering and storing medication, and monitoring and recording its effects.
John Foley RMN, RGN, RNMH, Dip Comm H, Member of ESNA, Member of the Epilepsy Task Force, Founder Member of Scottish Professionals Epilepsy Network.
John is Nurse Specialist for people who have epilepsy and a learning disability in the Lothian Health Area. He played a leading part in the development of the Lothian Health training standards in the administration of rectal diazepam and and remains closely involved in developing training programmes for all staff involved in the care of people with epilepsy.
- What is medication
- How does medication work
- Routes of administration of medication
- Categories of medication
- Drug and food interactions
- Ordering and stock control
- Checks, recording and errors
If you are not sure whether this course will suit your training needs, please contact us to discuss your requirements.
Certification TfC Certificate of Attendance
Course Length 2 hours
Delivery Model Face-to-face delivery
Maximum Participants 12
- £200 for up to 8 participants
- £25 per additional participant up to a maximum of 12
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