Assisted Living Managers: Meeting State Standards regarding Controlled Substances and Medication Safety for Assisted Living Residents

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Date/Time
Date(s) - April 25, 2012
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Location
Montgomery Village Sunrise Senior Living

Contact Info:
301-220-1990 Ascendhealthcare@aol.com

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Meeting State Standards regarding Controlled Substances and Medication Safety for Assisted Living Residents

Policies and Procedures are the key to Controlled Substances safety for Assisted Living Communities. This seminar will provide simple guidelines for state compliance, including surveys and inspections.

Receive 3 Hours CEU
Cost is $39.00 if register before April 15, 2012
after April 15, 2012 cost is $49.00

Objectives:
• Establishing policies and procedures to prevent theft and diversion
• Review record keeping requirements for compliance
• Appropriate methods of disposing of controlled substances
• Collaborating with your Delegating Nurse and Pharmacist
• Defining the role of the Pharmacy Consultant
• Medication safety and storage
• Identifying inappropriate medications for seniors
• Recognizing Common medication interactions
• Improving your relationship with your Pharmacist

Presenters:
Fred Evans, RPh, MHSA, FASCP and Eric Johnson, RPh, PD.

You must pre- register to attend. Contact Ted Travis at Ascendhealthcare@aol.com or 301-220-1990.