This session on medication awareness is both informative and interactive. You will explore the basics of medication awareness when working with an individual. This session includes tips, suggestion and options to enable you as the carer to follow best practice, when supporting an individual with medication.
Suitable for any health or social care professionals (care and nursing staff home staff, cares in the community and health care professionals) who work with life-limiting conditions or have an interest in developing their skills and knowledge around medication awareness.
What will I learn from this course (learning objectives)?
- Legislation/local policy around medication administration
- Discuss accountability
- Define consent
- Forms of medication (including cannabis)
- Routes of administration