Course Code: REL-C2L-USS-29000C
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2018
Identify the most frequent errors made in medication administration
List the five rights or “R”s during a medication administration and describe why they are important
Recall additional guidelines to follow for proper and accurate medication administration
Recall how to accurately assess a resident following a medication administration
Describe how to accurately document a medication administration
Identify situations that warrant physician notification
Introduction Course Objectives The Basics of Medication Administration The Five Rights Additional Guidelines to Follow During Medication Administration Key Points to Remember
Cheryl Dillon, RN-C, WCC
Cheryl Dillon is currently the Regional Manager/Director of Quality Assurance at ABS Management. In the past, she has assisted in the operations of multiple nursing facilities, including staffing, payroll, public health concerns, family member issues, management of consultant relationships (e.g. pharmacy, dietary, etc.), and service as intermediary between long term facilities and doctors. Her expertise also includes staff training and development, policy and procedure review and implementation, Quality Assurance initiatives, chart audits, and mock surveys.
Disclosure: Cheryl Dillon, RN-C, WCC has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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