Medicines Management Toolkit

The second edition of the Medicines Management Toolkit gives guidance for those working within children’s palliative care services across the UK, with information on improving the safety and quality of medicines management.

The resource includes:

  • Chapter 1: Introduction
  • Chapter 2: Regulatory compliance
  • Chapter 3: Staff and carer competencies
  • Chapter 4: Learning from error
  • Chapter 5: Medicines reconciliation and transcribing
  • Chapter 6: Non-medical prescribing
  • Appendix 1: Guidance for reporting a drug/medication error
  • Appendix 2: Drug/medication error report form
  • Appendix 3: Medicine reconciliation modules
  • Appendix 4: Transcribing modules
  • Appendix 5: Medicines management – example of a competency framework
  • Appendix 6: Medication competency
  • Appendix 7: Glossary of terms
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