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Medication Administration & Management in SRS – Online – 21 October 2020
October 21, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Due to the current restrictions of COVID-19 this workshop and all SRS workshops for the remainder of 2020 will be presented online.
Workbooks and handouts will be mailed to facilities prior to the workshop commencement date. Late registrations may not receive materials until after the session. All resources will also be emailed to participants. Please ensure the details you enter on your registration are correct as these are the details used to contact you and where resources will be mailed.
This is an interactive session and participants need to be logged in 1-person per device. We use Zoom meeting platform and camera with microphone is required. If you can not meet this requirement please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1300 111 636 to discuss.
Due to limited numbers per workshop there is an initial limit of 3 participants per facility.
Please note, if you decide to complete an online workshop at the SRS it is recommended you complete it outside of your rostered shift, this will ensure the SRS has appropriate staffing levels to support residents.
Complimentary vital training for staff and proprietors of SRS
This workshop will inform personal support coordinators and workers, managers and proprietors about medication administration and management requirements as specified in legislation and will include an overview, and interactive session around:
- Effective communication skills when administering residents’ medication
- Correct administration of prescribed and non-prescribed medications
- Minimising the risks associated with the administration of residents’ medication.
This workshop has been adapted for online learning. There may be some changes to information provided during these online sessions. Due to time restrictions participants may also be required to complete post workshop reading or activities.