Medication Management

This study day is aimed at nursing staff.

Course Content

  • An overview of the main issues associated with medication errors and near misses
  • Evidence-based approaches to promote and implement safe medication practice
  • The ‘risk management’ approach to safe medication management practice.
  • Legislation and by NMBI Guidelines.
  • The scope of nursing and midwifery practice,
  • Key principles of medication management,
  • The medication management cycle,
  • The management of controlled drugs,
  • Policy and laws in medication management,
  • Medication safety.