Assist clients with medication comprehensively covers the knowledge and skills required by care or support workers to assist clients with medication. It addresses the provision of physical assistance with medication or supporting clients with self-medication, both within a residential care facility, or in a home or community setting.
It may involve distribution and administration of prescribed and over the counter medications within a residential care facility, or in a home or community setting.
This is a Nationally Recognised Course.
The prerequisite for this course is: HLTAP301A Recognise healthy body systems in a health care context