Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication
What is the Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication?
The Drugs Course is a nationally recognised qualification for those who are employed by a Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered company and have a specific responsibility at work to be able to safely administer and monitor the effects of medication.
What will I learn?
During the course, you will learn about the common types of Lifesaving Medication and their potential side effects.
You will also learn how to determine a patient’s condition and how to assess, monitor and review the effects of medication once it has been administered.
Successful learners will leave the course equipped with all of the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to administer lifesaving medication safely and effectively in a Pre-Hospital environment.
Candidates must be employed by a CQC registered company and have successfully completed the First Response Emergency Care Level 4 or an equivalent qualification
This course DOES NOT entitle you to a licence to practice, this will be under your clinical governance from your employer.
What’s included in the price?
The price includes all equipment, Registration and Certification, refreshments throughout the course and course manual to keep.
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- Legislation, guidelines, policies and protocols
- Common types and the administering of drugs
- Physiological measurements
- Different drug routes for administration drugs
- Determining a patient’s condition
- Safe and effective administration of drugs