The Centre for Disability Studies Presents Medication Management in Supported Living Settings

Facilitated by Dr Seeta Durvasula & Sam Arnold

Everything you wanted to know about medications and medication management in a supported living setting but were too afraid to ask.
This workshop is aimed at support workers and managers, and covers:
  • What are medications?
  • Adverse drug reactions Medication errors
  • Specific medications – including psychotropics,  anticonvulsants, antibiotics
  • Practical aspects, including ADHC & NDIS policies and funding requirements 
  • Documentation, administration, hygiene 
  • Storage and disposal 
  • Medication administration errors – prevention and response 
  • Supporting self-administration 
  • Consent 

Please see the information flyer for more details



Date:  21st July 2016

Time:  9:30AM – 1.00 PM (Morning Tea will be provided)

Location: Auditorium, Ground floor, Medical Foundation Building (K25), Camperdown, Sydney, NSW 2050


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This article excerpt was sourced from the website Centre for Disability Studies Newsletter (full copy) and the original article can be found at REGISTER NOW! Medication Management in Supported Living Settings.

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