This bundle includes Medicines use in care homes courses 1, 2 and 3. When you purchase this product you’ll receive an email with an access code for each course.
Medicines use in care homes: course 1
This course supports the implementation of recommendations in the NICE guideline on managing medicines in care homes. It also supports statement 3 in the NICE quality standard on medicines management in care homes.
Medicines use in care homes: course 2
This builds upon course 1 and covers: Refused and omitted doses; Covert administration; Controlled drugs; Bulk prescribing; Homely remedies; and Waste medicines reduction. It also supports statement 6 in the NICE quality standard on medicines management in care homes.
Medicines use in care homes: course 3
The third of our e-learning packages for care homes, builds on the content covered in the first two Medicines use in care homes courses. The course is designed for all care home staff involved in medicines administration and covers the use of certain ‘high risk’ or specialist medicines that require specific consideration and/or administration techniques. This course covers: Medicines and falls risk, Antipsychotic medicines in dementia, Administration of anticoagulants, Administration of methotrexate and other cytotoxic medicines, Administration of bisphosphonates and Administration of medicines used in Parkinson’s disease.