Medication Management in Assisted Living-Part II

Medication Management in Assisted Living-Part II 

Part Two of this Medication Management course discusses how medication should be stored and disposed of in an assisted living facility and in resident’s rooms. Also reviewed are what is--and what is not--appropriate for storing medication, and the importance of honoring the resident’s right to privacy.?

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-RED-G1B

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: CO146435

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

1.0 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-RED-G1B
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 1/31/2021
Learning Objectives:
The issues related to the residents right to privacy and providing for residents safety related to medications
The requirements which must be met when residents keep medications in their rooms
How to centrally store medications in an assisted living facility
What the storage requirements are for over-the-counter medications in an assisted living facility
How to store and reuse discontinued medications
How to dispose of medications properly
How to arrange for residents medications when a resident is away from the facility
How to reorder medications in a timely manner

Outline:
Storage of Medications by Residents Centrally Stored Medications Storage of Over-the-Counter (OTC) Medications Discontinued Medication Disposal of Abandoned or Expired Medications Medication Management during Temporary Absences Medication Reordering

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Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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