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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 14th August 2016
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
  • Code of Professional Conduct
  • RCN Principles of Nursing Practice
  • Roles and Responsibility
  • Principles of Consent for Treatment
  • Risk Assessment
  • Areas of Accountability
  • National Guidelines
  • Professional Responsibilities
  • Aspects of Professional Competence
  • Duty of Care
  • Reported Incidents in Therapy Services in UK
  • Medication Safety Events
  • Medication Safety
  • Safe Medication Administration
  • Medicinal Products
  • The Medicines Act 1968
  • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics
  • Medication Incidents that report death and severe harm
  • Adverse Medication Incident Statistics
  • Sources of Medication Errors
  • Reporting Procedure
  • NMC Position when Managing Medicine Incidences
  • Checking and administering of drugs
  • Types of Medication
  • How to improve Medication Safety: The Five Rights
  • Route of Administration
  • Drug Interaction
  • Administration of the Controlled Drugs
  • Sources of Drug Information
  • Standard Practice of Medication Administration
  • Controlled Drug Book
  • Safe Management of Controlled Drugs
  • Medication Safety Workshops Conversion
  • Drug Calculation Formula
  • Percentage and Ratio Solution Calculation exercies
  • Bolus injection and Volumetric pump,
  • Children and Medicine
  • The Elderly and Medicine
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Record Keeping
  • The Francis Report- Mid Staffordshire Enquiry
  • Drug Calculations
  • Knowledge and Skills Competency
Target Audience: NMC/GMC Registered Practitioner
Duration: 0930-1730
Fee: £165
Includes Tea and Coffee

 


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 14 August 2016 Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

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CPD Accredited -  Medication Safety Practice Workshop

Medication Safety Practice Workshop – RCN (6034) Accredited

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