Safe Handling of Medication Distance Learning Level 2
The NHS spent more than £13 billion on medicines in 2012 and experts believe that more than 50% of all medicines are prescribed, dispensed or sold inappropriately every single year. Furthermore, half of all patients in the UK fail to take their medicines correctly.
These facts can often lead to disastrous consequences, especially when medicine ends up in the wrong person’s hands, whether that is in a hospital or on the street.
By completing this course, you will not only gain a nationally recognised qualification, but will develop and improve your knowledge and skills in health and social care, which could help reduce these shocking statistics.