Medication Management in Assisted Living-Part I

 

Most people move to an assisted living facility because they need assistance with personal care and with other activities of daily living. However, one of the most important services is assisting residents with their medications. In Part One of this four-part course, you will learn about reading and interpreting medication labels, understanding physician’s orders, and recording the type of assistance you gave the resident in regards to their medications.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-RED-G1A

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (3 Match)

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Division of Facility Services

1.0 HOURS


This course is approved by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Division of Facility Services - Group Care Licensure Section (NC-DHHS)
Program Sponsor ID #032316; Approval # 072814. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (ALL Direct Care Workers)

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CO146434

Non-Licensed Direct Care (DSP, HHA, CNA, DCW, PCA, IHA, NA)

1.0 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-RED-G1A
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 1/31/2021
Learning Objectives:
Understand how to read a prescription label
Recognize the importance of clarifying “as needed” prescription orders
Recognize that a medication order that requires your judgment
Know to advise the resident, residents health care provider or facility employer when you cannot assist in making judgment calls on resident medication

Outline:
Labels Understanding Physician Orders Record Keeping

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To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 70% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous Distance Learning with interactivity which includes quizzes with questions/answers, and posttests.
Accommodations
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Customer Support by calling (800) 381-2321 or emailing [email protected]