Medication Management in Assisted Living-Part III

 

Part Three of this Medication Management course covers the process of assisting residents with taking their medications. You'll learn about the Five Rights of medicaion assistance, and step-by-step guidance for assisting with both oral and topical medications is provided. This course also reviews best practices in promoting safe medication habits.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-RED-G1C

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: CO146436

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

1.0 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-RED-G1C
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 7/31/2019
Learning Objectives:
What assistance with medication includes and does not include
How to provide assistance with oral dosage forms of medications
How to measure liquids, break scored tablets, and understand under what circumstances tablets may be crushed
How to provide assistance with topical dosage forms, including eye and ear drops, nose drops, sprays and inhalers
What to do if a resident needs assistance

Outline:
Assisting Residents with Medications Providing Assistance with Medication The Five Rights of Medication Assistance Manual Skills Do and Don’t Rules to Follow Promoting Safe Medication Habits

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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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