Providing Medication Assistance

Providing Medication Assistance 

The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with important components of a medication service. Information about different types of medications orders are discussed. The management of controlled substances is reviewed. An overview of medication label components and labeling requirements are provided. The importance of documentation along with methods of delivery and routes of medications consumption are explained. The difference between adverse effects and side effects is presented. The learner is engaged in the six rights of medication management

$15.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-MEDI302

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (6 Match)

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: CO1933265

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 # . This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

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 # . This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Oregon Health Authority

1.0 HOURS


Approved for Oregon In-Home Care Medication Training for Oregon Health Authority as a qualified entity.

Oregon Department of Human Services

1.0 HOURS


This course is approved as continuing education by the Oregon Department of Human Services in accordance with state regulation 411-057-0140 for Assisted Living Administrators, Residential Care facility Administrators and Memory Care Communities within the State of Oregon. This activity is approved by Oregon Department of Human Services for 1.00 contact hours.

National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (RCAL)

1.0 HOURS


This educational offering has been reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.00 clock hours. If you have any feedback regarding the NAB approved continuing education programs, send your email to the following address: [email protected]

Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-MEDI302
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 5/31/2025
Learning Objectives:
• Define the terminology related to medication assistance
• Identify different types of medication orders
• Identify controlled substances and how to document the use and wasting of
• Recognize what is written on a pharmacy label and on over-the-counter medications
• Identify the types of forms used for communication and documentation of medication services
• Identify routes for medication consumption
• List common side effects of medications and discuss the difference between a side effect and an adverse drug effect
• Recognize the proper steps in assisting a resident or client with medication administration

Outline:

1.       Introduction



2.       Terminology and phrases



a.       Independent administration



b.       Adverse effect



c.       Assisting with medication administration



d.       Medication administration



e.       Medication reminding



f.        Authorized person



g.       Controlled substance



h.       Enabler



i.         Error



j.         Medication administration record (MAR)



k.       Medication organizer



l.         Legend drug



m.     Narcotic medication



n.       Over-the-counter (OTC)medication



o.       Prescribed medication



p.       Prescriber



q.       contact Relias.
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To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.

Accommodations
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