Courses and workshops
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Medicines Management in Care Homes
The training course is designed to equip staff with the knowledge and skills they need to ensure the safe handling and administration of medicines. Our medicines management expertise will ensure that you are fully up-to-date with current guidelines and best practice across all areas of medicines management.
Our training courses are comprehensive, and suitable for staff from all care homes including those registered to accommodate people with dementia and learning difficulties. As well as nursing and residential care home staff, the courses are also suitable for all care agency staff.
Course topics include:
- Regulations and the law
- Medication journey
- Record keeping
- Safe administration and storage
Learning materials have been developed with reference to:
- NICE guidelines
- CQC Standards for care homes
- Care Certificate
- Guidelines set by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
The course is designed to be interactive. There will be a mix of presentation, group tasks and discussions. All attendees will be given a workbook to take away with them, and a Certificate of Attendance.
Each course costs £56 per person
The Costessey Centre,
AGEM CSU - Medicines Optimisation Team