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Assist Clients With Medication Unit HLTHPS006

23 Jan. 2019
BCA National Office, 37 Gregory Street Parap NT 0810

**Please note only waitlist opportunities are available

The Association of Alcohol and other Drug Agencies NT is offering training to the drug and alcohol sector for those who support clients to self-administer medication. This training is kindly being funded by the Northern Territory Department of Health and is free to all participants.

BCA National will assess all applications to make sure this training is suitable and has not already been completed through another qualification.

Unit summary – HLTHPS006 This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to prepare for and provide medication assistance, and complete medication documentation. It also involves supporting a client to self-administer medication. This unit applies to community services and health workers with authority in their state or territory to assist with the administration of medication. The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.

If you have any questions contact Katie Flynn, Project Worker 8943 0608