This class discusses the basic pharmacology of commonly used medications and how to safely administer it to others. It teaches beginners important medication information to understand and carry out the administration of medication to residents in community settings.
- Any individual administering medication within a CBRF must complete this training in order to meet the requirements per DHS 83.
- Types of medications, medication terminology, and methods of administration.
- Legal and ethical issues involved with administering medication, as well as resident rights.
- Types of supervision.