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Medication Assistance for the Healthcare Provider

October 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

$125.00

Medication Assistance for the Healthcare Provider

Proper, responsible and professional medication assistance is an essential aspect of community care. This full day and a half course is designed to enhance the medication assistance skills of healthcare providers within any human service organization. Learn specific, regulated, safe and appropriate skills for all aspects of medication assistance through study of a prepared manual, and practical learning exercises.

Highlights:

  • learn the 12 general rules of medication assistance delivery
  • identify medication orders
  • explore the 8 rights of medication delivery
  • be introduced to documentation procedures (identification and completion of standard forms such as the ‘medication profile’, ‘medication administration record’, and other relative forms as well as a review of generally accepted documentation practices)
  • learn medication assistance procedures (both general practice guidelines and the specific procedures) related to: P.R.N. Medications, Spacer Devices, Skin Medications, Pouch Pack vs. Blister Packs, Oral Liquids, Ear Drops, Assorted Inhalers/Disks, Nebulizers, Suppositories/Enemas, Oral Solids, Eye Drops/Ointments, Nose Drops/Nasal Sprays
  • learn to manage medication delivery
  • recognize medication assistance challenges
  • learn about medication appointments, new medication processes, discontinued medication processes, L.O.A. procedures, month end processes, medication assistance errors and policies and procedures
  • discuss practical case scenarios and will role play situations that require participants to problem solve and respond immediately to situations, document them and provide follow up actions.

Tickets

Out of stock!Medication Assistance for the Healthcare Provider - October 29, 2018$125.00The course is comprised of the Medication Assistance for the Health Care Provider online module through Open Future Learning and a half-day in-class skills workshop.

Details

Date:
October 29
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$125.00

Organizer

Excel Academy
Phone:
780-441-7999 ext. 0
Email:
info@excelacademy.ca
Website:
www.excelacademy.ca

Venue

Classroom 126
10766 97 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5H 4R2 Canada
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