Administration of Medication – Children is a half day classroom based introductory pro- gramme for practitioners working in the child health and social care sector.
To enable learners to safely administer mediation to children and young people.
- Safe handling of medication
- 6 Rs
- Different types of medication
- Reading medication labels and leaflets
- Routes into the body
- Record keeping
- Storing and disposing of medication
- Handling errors
- Allergies/adverse reactions