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Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives

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Price
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£12 inc VAT (was £289)
Offer ends 23 August 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
Qualification
No formal qualification
Additional info
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available and is included in the price

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Overview

Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives is suitable for anyone aspiring to or already working in this field or simply want to learn deeper into Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives. You will be able to add this qualification to your CV by downloading your certificate instantly without any cost.

To make this Medication Management course more accessible for you, we have designed it for both part-time and full-time students. This Medication Management course is packed into the bite-size module for your convenience. You can study at your own pace or become accredited within hours!

If you require support, our experienced tutors are always available to help you throughout the comprehensive syllabus of this Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives course and answer all your queries through email.

This Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to administer medication safely and efficiently in a range of clinical settings. This Medication Management course aims is to enhance the theoretical foundations in medicines management to enable you to develop critical thinking skills to safely expand and develop your role as part of the comprehensive and holistic management of the patient. You’ll have an appreciation of the legislation and regulation governing medication administration. You will also learn how to minimize, reduce or eliminates medication errors. You’ll gain an understanding of the importance of confidentiality and security in all procedures of drug administration. You will understand the importance of infection control in medicines administration.

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What will you learn in this Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives:

General Principles and Responsibilities

  • Legislation
  • Key Principles
  • Five Rights of Medication Administration
  • Double-checking Medications
  • Monitoring and documentation of medication management
  • Patient/service-user Education
  • Considerations for Withholding of Medication

The Cycle of Medication Management

  • Transcription of Prescription/Medication Order
  • Use of Facsimile
  • Medication Administration
  • Dispensing of Medicinal Products
  • Scheduled MDA Drugs
  • Management of MDA Schedule 2 Drugs
  • Storage of Medicinal Products

Safety in Medication Management

  • Medication Errors
  • Crushing Medications
  • Immunisations and vaccinations
  • Adverse Drug Reaction
  • Incidents Involving Medical Devices

Medication Protocols

  • Medication Protocols
  • Medication Protocol Framework Template
  • Appendices
  • Terms Relating to Medication Management
  • References – Medication Management

Who is this course for?

Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives is suitable for anyone who wants to gain extensive knowledge, potential experience and professional skills in the related field.

Requirements

Our Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives is open to all from all academic backgrounds and there are no specific requirements to attend this Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives course. This Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives course is compatible and accessible from any device including Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, Tablets etc

Career path

This Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives course opens a new door for you to enter the relevant job market and also gives you the opportunity to acquire extensive knowledge along with the required skills to become successful. You will be able to add our qualification to your CV/resume which will help you to stand out in the competitive job industry.

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