Aged Care: Medication Management and Error-Reduction

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Lecture Overview

Annual medication-related hospital admissions in Australia add up to 250,000, however, 50% of this harm is largely preventable. With this in mind, pharmacist Dr Jenny Gowan revisits the rights of medication administration and reinforces best-practice strategies to minimise the risk of harm, with a focus on aged care settings.
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CPD58m of CPD
First Published04 May 2021
Updated04 May 2021
Expires
04 May 2024
Learning Tools
Topics
Aged Care
Ageing
Medications
Pharmacy