Medication Administration & Management

Who Should Attend

Any person who has the responsibility for the administration of medicines in care homes.

What will attendees learn?

It will provide the delegate with knowledge and practical skills to safely select, prepare and administer different types of medicines

Course Content

Assessment

  1. CONTINOUS ASSESSMENT THROUGHOUT THE DAY
    • Delegate Workbook issued and completed throughout the day
  2. COMPETENCY TESTING: test conditions, each learner to complete:
    • Theory, Written Proof of Learning (1) –17 Questions
    • Practical, Written Proof of Learning (2) - MAR Sheet
    • Competency Test (3) – Practical, at end of each course, each learner is issued with an ‘Assessment Log for the Safe Administration of Medication’ identifying practical competencies in administering medication. This should be given to the Manager who can then arrange for the observation and record to be completed on site.

Duration

1 Day