Medication management in aged care quality and safety event
Webinar
Medication management in aged care quality and safety

March 17, 2021
National Webinar

Overview

This webinar will address strategies to promote safe and effective use of medications in residential aged care

The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety has released its findings. Medication management was among the key areas targeted for improvement.

Professor Simon Bell will explore new directions for promoting the quality use of medicines in the residential aged care setting.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Increased awareness of strategies which promote safe and effective use of medications in residential aged care
  • Increased understanding of the importance of medication management review, medication regimen simplification and medication quality indicators in residential aged care
  • Increased awareness of the outcomes for medication management outlined by the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety

PRESENTED BY

Professor Simon Bell, presenter headshot

Professor Simon Bell

Director, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Monash University

Professor Bell is also an NHMRC Dementia Leadership Fellow and Adjunct Professor of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy at the University of Eastern Finland.

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