I authorize child care personnel to assist in the administration of medications described above to the child named above for the following medical condition/s. Medication administration training manual for non-licensed school personnel revised march 2011 terry holliday, phd, commissioner kentucky department of education. Medication [med -ka shun] 1 administration of remedies 2 medicine (def 1) 3 impregnation with a medicine nonprescription m's nonprescription drugs over the counter m's see over the counter medications transdermal medication medication administered using a self-adhesive. There is a large and growing body of research addressing medication safety in health care this literature covers the extent of the problem of medication errors and adverse drug events, the phases of the medication-use process vulnerable to error, and the threats all of this poses for patients. Medication administration training (mat) there is a state law regarding the administration of medication in child care programs that became effective on january 31, 2005.
The administration of a medicine is a common but important clinical procedure. Medication policy : medication administration forms 2017-2018 medication form - english (pdf) parents should use every effort to have medication administration set for time periods other than school hours to avoid disruption of the student's school day. The most common medication errors in the united states during one time period were the administration of an improper dose, resulting in 41% of fatal medication errors. 1 michigan department of education, michigan department of community health guidelines: administration of medication in schools introduction. Administration of medication in schools maryland state school health services guideline january 2006 maryland state department of education maryland department of health and. Principles of medication administration when you give medications, regardless of the type of medication, there are some basic principles that you will always follow.
Blackmans bay childrens services medication administration policy cont where a child may leave care and the child's medication (a narcotic substance) is left at the. Iii pharmacology: administration of medicationncct ma review questions. Adverse drug event, medication error, prescribing, administration and monitoring learning objectives: to provide an overview of medication safety topic 11: improving medication safety and topic 11: improving medication safety. 2-1-1 child care has referrals to administration of medication courses in connecticut certification consists of administering oral, topical and inhalant medications and is valid for three (3) years.
Medications are made to help us, but they can harm us if taken incorrectly learn how drugs are administered and why it's important to do it the right way.
Volume 2/issue 3 october 2011 wwwjournalofnursingregulationcom 49 ce learning objectives describe medication administration in the nursing home. Model school nursing standard/protocols - medication administration alaska division of public health, school nursing/school health program, december 2014 page 2. Introduction each year, an estimated 7,000 deaths are linked to medication errors  these errors occur at all stages of the medication-use process, including ordering, transcribing, dispensing, and administration. Medication administration under the nurses (registered) and nurse practitioners regulation, nurses have the authority to compound, dispense and administer medications.
Safe medication administration by kelly jodel gonzales an abstract of a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the doctor of. The right medication - when administering medications, the nurse compares the label of the medication container with medication form. Map ensures the safe administration of medication to individuals living in community residential programs. Start studying medication administration learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Incorrect medication administration may result in clogged feeding tubes, lower drug efficacy, increased adverse effects, or drug-formula incompatibilities do you know appropriate techniques.