Medication

It is likely that your residents will be taking multiple medications.  However, as a person ages and becomes increasingly frail medications can sometimes start to cause side effects that can, for example, increase their risk of falls.

A medication review can be really helpful.  If you have a resident that your think would benefit from a medication review you can request one by using the form at the right hand side.

For more information about medications that increase the risk of falls for your residents please click here.

 

Safe and Effective Use of Medicines for Care Homes’ – more training dates coming soon