Teacher Resources


Domiciliary Medication.jpg

Domiciliary/Home Care - Medication (Policy and Procedures)

PowerPoint presentations, handouts, procedures document and templates. Suitable for domiciliary agencies and training organisations. Mixed pack dealing with policies as well as procedures.

PowerPoint Presentation 1 – Safe Handling, Management and Administration of Medication by Carers within Domiciliary Care GENERAL PRINCIPLES OVERVIEW (22 slides)

  • Slide titles: Aims and Objectives, Introduction, General Principles Covered, Risk Assessment, Promoting Independence, Training, Consent, Legislation, Covert Administration, Forced Administration, Medication Containers, Concerns, Types of Support, Records, Summary

PowerPoint Presentation 2 – Safe Handling, Management and Administration of Medication by Carers within Domiciliary Care POLICY (42 slides)

  • Slide titles: Aims and Objectives, Introduction, General, Policy Document, Consistency, Scope of a Medication Policy – Background, Aims of a Policy. Roles and Responsibilities, Organisational Responsibilities, Support Worker Responsibilities, Risk Assessment, Medication Reviews, Medication Review Section, Capacity and Consent, Standards (England), Standards (Wales, Scotland and N.I), Further Information

PowerPoint Presentation 3 – Safe Handling, Management and Administration of Medication by Carers within Domiciliary Care TYPES OF SUPPORT (20 slides)

  • Slide titles: Aims and Objectives, Introduction, Levels of Support, Level 1 – Assisted Self-Medication, Level 2 - Supervised or Physically Assisted Self-Medication, Level 3 – Complete Medicines Management, Forms of Medication Suitable for Level 1, 2 or 3 Support, Specialist Tasks, Summary

PowerPoint Presentation 4 – Safe Handling, Management and Administration of Medication by Carers within Domiciliary Care PROCEDURES (85 slides)

  • Slide titles: Aims and Objectives, Introduction, General, Scope of Medication Procedures, Themes, Procedures, 1. Assistance With Medication, 2. Communication, 3. Seeking Advice, 4. Obtaining Prescriptions, 5. Over the Counter Medicines, 6. Safe Keeping of Medication, 7. As and When Required Medicines, 8. Incident Reporting, 9. Record Keeping. 10. Disposal of Medication, 11. Medication Administration Monitoring, 12. Training, References

Word Documents

  • Domiciliary Care –General Principles of Medicine Management Handout, Domiciliary Care -Safe Handling, Management and Administration of Medication by Carers within Domiciliary Care POLICY Handout, Domiciliary Care – Medication Types of Support Overview Handout, Standard Operating Procedure for Level 3 Support with Medicines Handout, OUTCOME 9 Management of Medicines Handout

PLUS 23 Page Model of Good Practice for Procedures (can be used as a handout OR as a template for use by domiciliary organisations).

PLUS 4 templates which can be used by domiciliary agencies or used as examples by training organisations in training situations. MAR (Medication Administration Record) template. Medication Log template. Medication Profile template. Medication Risk Assessment template.

Available on CD (£10.29) or as a Download (£9.99)

To buy on CD click HERE

To buy as a DOWNLOAD click HERE



[ First ] [ Prev ] [ Next ] [ Last ]