Senior Care Worker/Medication
PURPOSE OF JOB
Senior Care Worker/Medication Champion In Weybridge Surrey available immediately if you have your level 3 in medication administration you have a driving licence and compassion supporting the elderly and working closely with staff in the field .
The Job role is to provide guidance to enable the safe administration of medicines by following the NICE guidelines and CQC regulation 12 by ensure the safe administration and support to Care workers in the field.
Provide practical knowledge around the prescription and administration of medication to care workers.
Medication champion is responsible for induction of new staff; ensure staff is competent before administering medication.
Monthly medication audits.
Report any medication errors immediately and take appropriate action
Ensure the safe control, handling and administration of medicines at all times
Orders any necessary medication immediately when client’s medication runs out…
Annual competency assessment.
Ensure relevant staff are aware of any changes to client’s medication
Contact Anne Monteiro on 01932 855353 or 07595 022461