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Medication Administration

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Introduction

This Medication administration course is an essential and critical area of user/patient care. Medication may be dangerous when it is misused however when used correctly, it has the ability to alleviate signs and symptoms and improve or prolong a person's life. Healthcare workers aren't only accountable for the safe administration of medication but additionally upholding the dignity of the patient encouraging independence and respecting alternatives the service user or patient makes. This is an excellent refresher course for any member of the healthcare team. 

 

Who should attend?

This mandatory training course is specially designed for Healthcare experts with the responsibility of receiving, storing, administering, and disposing of Medications.

 

What you will learn?

  • Introduction and explanation.
  • Legislation and codes of practice.
  • The 7 Rights of medication administration.
  • Classification and types of medication.
  • Routes into the body.
  • Maintaining records.
  • Roles and responsibilities.
  • Medication and risks.
  • The medication process, prescribing and dispensing.
  • Administration and record-keeping.
  • Managing a medication error.
  • Side effects.
  • Storage and disposal of Medication.
  • Self-administration and supporting independence.
  • Contraindications, allergies, and overdoses.
  • Monitoring dosage systems.
  • Medication calculations.

 This mandatory care course is delivered online through e-Learning. Learners of the Medication and Administration course will receive instant access to our interactive Learning Management System, which offers 24/7 access to the course.

 

Course Duration

  • The online care course needs a minimum of one hour to complete. This can be a guide to the educational hours needed, and it depends on how quickly an individual can understand the course content. The training is online. It may be displayed over multiple sessions as needed or done in one session.
  • Learners will have access to the present course for up to nine months from the date of joining. There's no pressure to finish the course in a short time. 
  • The Company (Admin) can purchase as many courses or packages as they want. There is no expiry date on the courses unless it's assigned to the company user (Individual) Or Company Manager. For example, you purchased 500 courses & assigned only 400 courses. You still have 100 courses that you can assign anytime, anywhere; there is no time restriction.

 

Assessment

Mandatory Care Courses - Medication Administration - online assessment is taken upon completing the training material. You will need to complete a multiple choice answers exam with a pass mark of 80%. The answers are marked automatically so you will know whether you have passed as soon as you finish the course. If you don't pass, don't worry! You can take the test thirty (30) times. However, you need to purchase the same course again when you used all thirty (30) attempts.

 

Certificate

Our online social care courses are accredited by the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and are nationally recognised. Once you have completed your assessment, you will be awarded an accredited certificate in PDF format that is immediately available. Hard copies of the certificate are available for an additional fee. All evidence of learning and certification will remain in our system for your future reference.

 

 

 

Last Audit: 04/01/2024