Medication Training for Nurses will provide participants with professional advice on the safe administration of medicines, legislation and guidance and specialist techniques.
Participants will learn compliance aids, authorised and monitored dosage systems, maintaining appropriate medication administration records, and roles and responsibilities.
Dispensing versus administration
Names of medicines
- Strengths of medicines
- Storage and expiry dates
- Controlled drugs
- Disposing of medication
- Ordering and receiving medication
The 5 rights
- Error reporting
- Record keeping
- Dose instruction
- Side effects and adverse reactions
- Medicines use reviews
The course is accredited by the College of Pharmacy Practice and all participants will receive an accredited certificate.