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Medication Management - Challenges, Ethics and Drug Calculations

Medication Management - Challenges, Ethics and Drug Calculations

Medication Management - Challenges, Ethics and Drug Calculations

Debra Shearman
Debra Shearman
on behalf of Nurse CPD

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Launch date: 10 Jul 2017
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Last updated: 18 Oct 2018

Reference: 184301

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Course Availability

This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

Description

Overview; Medication management in residential and home care; Medication challenges; Responsibilities; Ethics; Decision making; Drug calculations.

Objectives

Medication Management - Challenges, Ethics and Drug Calculations. On completion of this course you will be able to:
Describe the components of medication management
Outline the features of Quality Use of Medicines
Apply the principles of medication management in residential aged care
Apply the principles of medication management in community aged care
Medication Challenges
Discuss the medication challenges that face older people
Explain pharmacokinetics and the implications for older people
Explain pharmacodynamics and implications for older people
Apply the information on adverse drug reactions to your client/resident care
Responsibilities, ethics and decision making
Describe your legal and professional responsibilities with regards to medication management
Apply the information on medical ethics to your client/resident care
Summarise the principles of informed consent
Apply the information on informed consent to your client/resident care
Explain decision making and the factors that influence it
Apply the information on decision making to your client/resident care
Drug Calculations
Demonstrate competency in your ability to calculate drug doses - tablets
Demonstrate competency in your ability to calculate drug doses - solutions
Demonstrate competency in your ability to calculate drug doses - intravenous solutions
Debra Shearman

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Debra Shearman
on behalf of Nurse CPD

Deb has just celebrated her 40th anniversary as a registered nurse. She currently lives in Sydney Australia.

Deb has a diverse background in nursing and business having worked across the nursing and health services fields of general, midwifery, mothercraft, drug and alcohol, health promotion and aged care in nursing, counsellor, supervisory and management and educator roles.

Deb has always had a passion for education and strong commitment to the professional development of nurses. Her philosophy is that people have the right to be cared for by those with the knowledge, practical and interpersonal skills to do their job safely, respectfully and holistically.

Deb’s ethos is that learning and development should be directly work relevant and support the day to day work that people do as well as aspiring them to gain further qualifications and to pursue career advancement.

Deb is the CEO and a founding director of CQI Internet Solutions Pty Ltd established in 2004. The company was the first to offer aged care specific online learning in Australia and has delivered over 383,000 course enrolments to nurses, care workers, hospitality staff, administrative staff and allied health professionals across Australia.

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Mrs Olive MUKANSHIMIYIMANA (2 May 2018)
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BEATA SIKORSKA (11 Jul 2018)
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