This session is suitable for individuals or staff teams who want to consider the knowledge requirements relating to the handling and administration of medicines.
Learners will reflect upon their workplace procedures and consider confidentiality, security and person centred approaches. Learners will then be be able to consider undertaking a competence diploma such as Administer medication to individuals and monitor the results City & Guilds medication unit 344 (Includes an assessment of competence - not just knowledge) to further support their professional development.
Care Quality Commission regulations
Key principles of medication management in relation to safety and security
Compliance with legislation
A clear knowledge of the types of medication and their possible adverse effects.
Approved by The CPD Accreditation Group