Medicines use in care homes: Course 2

Certificate:

Must pass final exam with a score of over 80%

Description

This is the second e-learning package to support care home staff involved in any aspect of medicines use and builds upon the learning from our first course. 

The course is broken down into seven modules that can be listened to at a pace and time that suits the individual. The modules can be undertaken in any order and are each followed by a short quiz to test understanding. 

The course covers: Refused and omitted doses, Covert administration, Controlled drugs, Bulk prescribing, Homely remedies and Waste medicines reduction.

Teacher

Sue Smith

Sue Smith is the Head of Education at PrescQIPP.

Sue joined PrescQIPP in 2016 having been Head of Medicines Management for the Northamptonshire CCGs and previous PCT for 9 years. She is also a NICE Medicines and Prescribing Associate and was an accredited therapeutics trainer for the former National Prescribing Centre.

Courses by this teacher

Sue Smith

Sue Smith is the Head of Education at PrescQIPP.

Sue joined PrescQIPP in 2016 having been Head of Medicines Management for the Northamptonshire CCGs and previous PCT for 9 years. She is also a NICE Medicines and Prescribing Associate and was an accredited therapeutics trainer for the former National Prescribing Centre.