Drug Administration


Drug Administration

Target Group:
Residential care staff responsible for the administration & distribution of medicines &drugs to clients.

Course Content:

  • Understanding medicines
  • Medicines & the Law
  • Understanding Labels
  • Helping clients with medicines
  • Unwanted effects
  • Talking to the Pharmacist
  • What medicines are & how they work
  • Medicine labels
  • Types of medicines & home remedies
  • Handling medicines within the home
  • Side effects & resident watching
  • Special resident groups
  • Compliance

This is a one-day course with a certificate of attendance upon completion.