Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines

Started on November 17, 2019

Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines (click here)

This Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines course will start by explaining the key terminology used when handling medicines. It then goes into detail about the roles of the people involved, some of the different groups of medicines, providing different levels of support to patients, infection control, label interpretation and much more.

Course ContentModule
Introduction to the course1
Terminology explained2
The roles, legislation and licensing3
Groups of medicines4
Levels of support and routes of entry5
Infection control and equipment6
Label interpretation and the seven rights7

Online assessment is carried out by a series of multiple choice questions. Candidates require 70% correct answers to secure a pass.  PDF certificate will be sent directly to your inbox.  Hard copy certificate on requrest.  Duration: 60 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off.  It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).