Handy Pocket Guide for Medication Technicians
Co-developed by The Center for Excellence in Assisted Living (CEAL), American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) and MED-PASS, this easy-to-use pocket guide supports technicians (aides) that provide medication assistance to residents in assisted living and nursing homes.
The increasing number of medications taken by residents in assisted living and long-term care means greater opportunities for administration/dosing errors, side effects and drug interactions. Enhanced guidance and support for Medication technicians has become a critical requirement to minimize medication errors and improve resident outcomes.
This new 3rd Edition has updated content that includes Do Not Use Abbreviations, Medication Side Effects and Interactions, and more.
"Our staff love this guide. It has helped them minimize medication errors and better recognize side effects." Kathy, MSN
Infection Control Pocket Guide
Infections are a frequent and common cause of sickness and death in older adults. Co-developed by the Center for Excellence in Assisted Living and MED PASS, Inc., this pocket guide is designed and written to be easily understood. It provides helpful information that can help prevent and control the spread of infections. Also covered are employee health considerations such as vaccinations, needlesticks, and exposure to infections. Click for more information or to order this pocket guide.
"This pocket guide has really helped our staff. They have a better grasp of how to control the spread of infections." Josh, RN