Administration of Medication

 A course for people to learn the basics of giving, handling and storing medication.

 

Medication should always be handled wearing gloves so the handler does not absorb any of the medication.

All medication needs to be recorded on a MAR chart when it is given.  But what do you do when it is refused?

Learn what to do when the person who the medication is for dies or moves residence

Learn the correct way of administstating eye drops or cream.

How do you dispose of unwanted medication?