Our care workers are constantly trained and monitored to provide efficient medication administration. Medication is very important and is taken seriously by Stivic Care. Medication administration is monitored daily by our MARS (Medication administration record sheets).
Medication Support includes the following;
- Reminding service user to take medication
- Checking that medication has been taken
- bringing medicines in their original containers to service user for self-administration
- Dispensing medication from a dispenser as prepared by a pharmacist
- Removal of pills, tablet or capsule from blister a pack or bottles in accordance with policy and procedure for administration of medicines
- Observing that medication has been taken and recording the taking of medication in a Mar Chart