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Bon Accord Care Learning and Development Team

Monday, 18 December 2017 from 09:00 to 12:00 (GMT)

Medication
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Bon Accord Care & HSCP Staff 18 Dec 2017 Free  

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All staff involved in the support of medication whether oral or non-oral for service users in care at home, community and care home settings

 

 

Aim: To ensure that there is a consistent approach to how people who are receiving a service from Bon Accord Care are supported with managing their medication.

 

Learning Outcomes:

 

  • Staff will understand the legislation around providing medication support
  • Staff can provide safe medication management support to clients
  • Staff have the skills and knowledge to enable service users to manage their own medication as far as is appropriate and in line with their own wishes
  • Understand the grade system for medication and how this can change
  • Understand the differences between Prompting, Assisting and Administering
  • Understand how to support plan medication
  • Understand how to report and record any issues with medication
  • Legal Considerations around Capacity, Power of Attorney and guardianship
  • Understanding responsibilities around Controlled Drugs

 

 

 

 Policy and Legislation:

 

Legislation

 

P1300 BAC Medication Policy

WI1301 BAC Medication Management for Care at Home

WI1302 BAC Medication Management for Care Homes

 

• Medicines Act, 1968;

• Misuse of Drugs (Safe Custody) Regulations, 1973;

• Drug Trafficking Offences Act, 1985;

• Controlled Drugs Penalties Act, 1985;

• Health & Medicines Act, 1988; and

• Misuse of Drugs Act, 1991.

• Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000

 


 

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Frederick Street Training Centre
65 Frederick Street
AB24 5HY Aberdeen
United Kingdom

Monday, 18 December 2017 from 09:00 to 12:00 (GMT)


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Bon Accord Care Learning and Development Team

Learning & Development

Our experienced and expert team have a unique understanding of the health and social care sector to provide quality training that is timely, value for money, easily accessible and meets a range of different learning styles to ensure a skilled workforce, aligned to your business requirements.

 

Bespoke Training Solutions

Our skilled and experienced team will work with you to understand your unique development needs and define your goals before setting about creating a training programme that is tailored to suit you. We believe that a blended learning approach is best, using E-learning and classroom based or face-to-face training to offer you a complete and effective learning experience.

By investing in skills development of your team you can expect to drive longer term, sustainable change to motivate and retain the best talent and raise standards of service provision; we are here to help you get there.

Need to train employees in various locations at their own pace? Our E-learning courses can be deployed via your own learning management system (LMS), CD-ROMs or hosted on your own website; offering the same learning with less time in the classroom, and more time gaining the practical skills on a face to face workshop.

With a comprehensive library of courses to choose from, such as Food Hygiene, Infection Control, we will work with you to design relevant training that suits your employee's needs, your company culture and your business goals.

If you have any questions about any of the courses we run, please contact us on 01224 570400 or email us at LandD@bonaccordcare.org.

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