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Medication Safety Practice Workshop – RCN (6034) Accredited

Medication Safety Practice Workshop – RCN (6034) Accredited
This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 20th October 2017
Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

Medication Safety Practice Workshop
  • The Medication Safety Practice Workshop is designed to provide learners with the underpinning concepts to explore contemporary Medication Safety theory and practice in order to develop participant’s knowledge and skills in the administration of medicine to the patients or residents in the healthcare setting.
  • The qualification is ideal for new starters and experienced staff requiring a refresher alike and is designed for the health and social care sectors including private ambulance services, nursing homes, care homes, domiciliary care providers, nurseries, custody suites, doctor’s surgeries, dental surgeries etc.
  • The qualification has been designed to incorporate the guidance and best practices of medication safety from the Medication Act and other government guidance.
Aims of the workshop:
  • The aim of the course is to Explore concepts of contemporary on Medication Safety theory in order to develop your knowledge within health and social care setting
  • Contribute to and manage a high performance and effective skills in safety administration of medicine
  • Develop your ability to link theories with practice through critical skills assessment and clinical competencies.
  • Confidently challenge current health and social care practices, and use appropriate evidence to articulate your views.
Course Details
  • Legislation and National Guidelines
  • Consent for Care and Treatment
  • Principles of MCA 2005
  • Legal Methods of Prescribing Medicines
  • Professional Code of Conduct
  • Principles of Nursing
  • Arenas of Accountability
  • The Importance of Interpersonal Skills
  • Supply of Medicines
  • The Rights of Medication
  • List of Never Events related to medication
  • Key Areas of Risks in Medication errors
  • Types of Allergic Reactions
  • Allergic Reaction Patient/Drug-Related Risk Factors
  • Treatment of Acute Drug Reactions
  • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics
  • Types of Pharmacokinetic Interactions
  • Drug Interaction
  • Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR)
  • Medication Error Incidents and ADR
  • Reporting Procedure
  • Seven Key Actions to Improve Medication
  • Medicinal Products
  • Route of Administration
  • Oral Administration
  • Pre-Procedural Considerations
  • Topical Considerations
  • Transdermal Administration
  • Recta lAdministration
  • Pulmonary Administration
  • Optalmic Administration
  • Nasal Administration
  • Otic Administration
  • Injections and Infusions
  • Evidence based-Practice
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of the IV Route
  • Methods of Administering IV Drugs
  • Medication Error
  • Medication Incidents
  • Definition of Medication Error
  • Medication Error
  • Administration Medication Incidents
  • Controlled Drugs
  • High dose opiate guidance
  • Midazolam Guidance
  • Administration of the controlled drugs
  • Standards for Practice of Administration of Drugs
  • Safer management of controlled drugs
  • Drug Calculation Formula and Exercises
  • Infection Prevention and Control- Handwashing and ANTT
  • Record Keeping and Documentation
  • Knowledge and Practical Skills Assessment
Target Audience: NMC/GMC Registered Practitioner
Duration: 0930-1730
Fee: £165
Lunch will not be provided only Tea and coffee will be provided in the morning and during breaks.

 


RCN Accredited - Medication Safety Practice Workshop

This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 14 August 2015 Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 20 October 2017 Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

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