Medication Documentation and Safety

Medication Documentation and Safety 

The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the basics of medication documentation. Common medication records including medication administration records and medication logs. The importance of properly documenting the administration/assistance of medication to a resident or client is discussed. Learners are engaged in the use of a medication administration record and how to document errors and refusals of medication.

$15.99

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-MEDI305

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (7 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 # . This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Florida Board of Nursing - Certified Nursing Assistants

1.0 HOURS


This is not an accredited course for professional license renewal. Florida CNAs may use this inservice toward meeting their annual inservice requirement.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]

Oregon Department of Human Services (AFH)

1.0 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-MEDI305
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2020
Learning Objectives:
Roster of controlled substances
Record of destroyed medications
Record of PRN medications
Monthly MAR

Outline:


  1. Medication documentation and safety

  2. Documentation

    1. Records you might have to complete

    2. Record or report?



  3. What to document

    1. Receiving medication orders

    2. Adding to the MAR

    3. Transcribing medication orders

    4. Example



  4. Discontinuing orders

    1. Discontinuing medication orders

    2. Omitted medications



  5. Destroying medications

    1. Take note of



  6. Refusing medications

    1. How to intervene with medication



  7. Altering medications

    1. Ways to alter medication



  8. PRN medications

    1. More information on PRN medications



  9. Medication errors

    1. What’s an error?

    2. Avoiding medication errors

    3. Preventing medication errors

    4. What to do if a medication error occurs



  10. Resources

    1. Glossary - medication terminology

    2. Glossary - abbreviations



  11. Medication and assistance quiz


Expert Reviewer: Dawn Cramer, RN
Disclosure: Dawn Cramer, RN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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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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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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