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 this topic. You will be able to add this qualification to your CV by downloading your certificate instantly without any cost.
To make this course more accessible for you, we have designed it for both part-time and full-time students. This 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 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 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.
What will you learn in this Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives:
General Principles and Responsibilities
- 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 Protocol Framework Template
- Terms Relating to Medication Management
- References – Medication Management
Who is this course for?
Medication Management for Nurses and Midwivesis suitable for anyone who wants to gain extensive knowledge, potential experience and professional skills in the related field.
Our Medication Management for Nurses and Midwives is open to all from all academic backgrounds and there are no specific requirements to attend this course. It is compatible and accessible from any device including Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, Tablets etc
This 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 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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