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Safety & Precautions in Medication Management

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This course includes:

01:35:00 hours

CPD Accreditation

6 units

Full lifetime access

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Certificate of completion


Key Concepts Covered by This Free Course:

  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of the basic principles and practices involved in the safe handling of medications.
  • Apply aseptic techniques and health and safety management principles in medication management.
  • Understand the anatomy and physiology of body parts related to medication management.
  • Develop an understanding of the importance of hygiene and cleanliness in medication management.
  • Apply standard precautions for infection control in medication management.
  • Identify potential risks and hazards in medication management and implement appropriate measures to prevent them.

Course Overview

Our Safety and Precautions in Medication Management course is a comprehensive training program that equips you with the knowledge and skills necessary to manage medications safely and effectively. This course covers the basics of medicine handling, safe medication handling, aseptic techniques, health and safety management, anatomy and physiology, hygiene and cleanliness, and standard precautions for infection control. By completing this course, you will gain a deep understanding of medication management and the skills to apply best practices to your work. This course is ideal for healthcare professionals, including nurses, pharmacists, and medical assistants, as well as anyone who is interested in learning about medication management. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate, which can be used to demonstrate your competence in medication management.

Course Benefits

This course is designed to provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge required for safe medication management. By the end of the course, you will be able to handle various types of medications safely, apply aseptic techniques, and implement standard precautions for infection control. You will also have an understanding of the anatomy and physiology of body parts involved in medication administration and the significance of hygiene and cleanliness in medication management. Upon completion, you will be able to apply these skills and knowledge to ensure patient safety in any healthcare setting. You'll be equipped with the essential skills and knowledge required for safe medication management, enhancing your employability in the healthcare industry.

Career Path

  • Pharmacy Technician - Assist pharmacists with dispensing medications and managing inventory.
  • Medical Assistant - Perform administrative and clinical tasks in a healthcare setting.
  • Nurse - Administer medications and monitor patients for adverse reactions.
  • Hospital Pharmacy Technician - Prepare and distribute medications in a hospital setting.
  • Medical Receptionist - Manage administrative tasks in a medical office or clinic.
  • Health Educator - Develop and implement educational programs related to medication management and patient safety.
Course content

Safety & Precautions in Medication Management

1: Basics of Medicine Handling


2: Safe Handling of Medications


3: Aseptic Technique and Health & Safety Management


4: Anatomy and physiology of Body Parts


5: Importance Hygiene & Cleanliness


6: Standard Precautions for Infection Control


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