Medication Awareness

Description

Half day Course including:

  • Overview of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of medication
  • Nurses & carer responsibility - UK legislation
  • 5 rights of medication administration
  • Administration routes
  • Brand & generic medication awareness
  • Medication errors and why they occur
  • Examples of NMC hearings relating to medication errors
  • Group work and identification of medication errors and clinical governance
  • Detecting, managing and reporting medication errors in clinical practice
  • Human factors in relation to medication management
  • Side effects & serious adverse reactions and management
  • Considerations regarding administration, storage, expiratory dates & disposal
  • Refusal & covert administration
  • Group work - MAR charts

Further information

Artes Training
Provider:
Artes Training
Duration:
0.5 Days
Price:
POA
Availability:
On demand
Course type:
Classroom
Locations:

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