Wales - Medications - Learning Disability
This policy outlines how to ensure the safe use and disposal of controlled drugs, as well as the legal requirements for storage and record keeping. It has been reviewed and updated with minor changes and now includes reference to the Care Inspectorate Wales Lines of Enquiry.
This policy outlines how medication can be safely managed away from an individual’s home environment. It has been reviewed with minor changes to wording to more accurately reflect terminology surrounding the self-management of medication. References have been checked and updated.
This policy details how medication can be safely stored to prevent unauthorised access and reduce risks to individuals. It has been reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.
Policy reviewed and updated. Now includes reference to COVID-19 and the importance of ensuring that the principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 are consistently followed when making decisions regarding the administration of medication covertly.
Policy reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.