Prescriptions, Pills and Potions

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Understanding the world of prescription medicines.

RECEPTIONISTS ADMINISTRATORSMANGERSHEALTH CARE ASSISTANTS

Course Agenda

Registration and introductions

  • Drugs and their origins.
  • How drugs can be used
  • Brand vs. Generic: The journey of medicine

Break

  • How to use Mims and the BNF
  • Drug Classification and drug uses

Lunch

  • Routes of administration
  • Legislation and staff responsibilities
    • Communication breakdown
    • Confidentiality
    • Educating patients in the practice policies
    • Storage of scripts and drugs
    • Administering an FP10
    • Alerts
    • Patient requests
  • The electronic prescription service

Evaluations & close

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