Riverland Community College

Medication Aide Refresher


The four-hour MA Refresher course is a review of medication administration regulations and procedures designed for unlicensed personnel.

Course topics include:

  1. legal requirements concerning medication administration.
  2. changes regarding the use of medical language.
  3. general medication administration techniques.
  4. medication errors and reporting procedures.
  5. age-related changes and fall risks.

The four-hour Medication Aide Refresher is a review of medication administration regulations and procedures designed for unlicensed personnel. It also provides updated information regarding commonly-prescribed medications at long-term care facilities. The course includes: legal requirements concerning medication administration; changes regarding the use of medical language; general medication administration techniques; age-related changes and fall risks. The Medication Aid Refresher course is recommended every two years following original certification.
 

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