Policy Number

20.05

IWK - 20.05 - Administration of Medications

Description

All healthcare professionals are responsible to be knowledgeable of, understand, and practice according to their scope of practice (professionally and individually), scope of employment, and level of competency. Healthcare professionals must also practice in accordance with the standards of practice set by their individual regulatory bodies.

Related Documents

IWK - 10.15 - Labeling of Medications Outside of Pharmacy
IWK - 10.16 - Pharmacist Drug Order Clarifications
IWK - 1100 - Patient Identification
IWK - 1140 Administration of Intravenous Medications
IWK - 20.05 - Administration of Medications
IWK - 20.06 - Standard Medication Administration Times
IWK - 20.10 - Injectable Medications
IWK - 205.2 - Hand Hygiene
IWK - 3.05 - Automatic Stop Orders/ Medication Reorders/ Order Review & Medication Updates/ Order Expiry/ Hold Orders
IWK - 3.06 - Authorization for Writing Medication Orders
IWK - 3.90 - Medications Brought Into Hospital by Patients
IWK - 540 - Patient Alerts (Allergies - Adverse Reactions- Cautions)