Do you handle or dispense medications in you job? Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines begins by explaining the key terminology used when handling medicines.
Not everyone can handle and dispense medicines. You must be qualified to do this. Follow the link to find out what qualifications you need. The article also explains why you need to have the qualifications.
The Introduction to Safe Handling of Medications course you will teach you about the different groups of medicines and how to interpret labels correctly. Additionally, you will learn the skills to effectively communicate and support patients. Included with this course are infection control and equipment handling procedures.
This course is approved by: CPD
Introduction to Safe Handling of Medications is available as a stand-alone, single-user course. For multiple users, see our licence packages here.
This course will take learners approximately 60 minutes to complete.