Administration of Medications in Residential Aged Care for RNs and Medication Endorsed ENs
The primary focus of medicines administration practice is on ensuring quality outcomes for residents through the safe and correct administration of medicines.
- Identify the unique challenges of administering medications in residential aged care
- Explain the requirements for medication use under the Aged Care Quality Standards
- Use appropriate storage and disposal practices
- Respond to medication contingencies
Standards Incorporated in this Course: 3 & 8