Sidwell Friends School Hosts Administration of Medication Training for DC Schools

Location: 3825 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20016

August 20, 2018 – August 20, 2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Administration of Medication (AOM) is a District of Columbia Department of Health approved program to provide training to non-medical school staff to enable them to administer medication to students.

The course consists of training incorporating video, lecture, at-home assignments, hands-on practice, quizzes, practicum, and a final exam. Personnel in attendance will receive training including, but not limited to, in-depth knowledge of medication basics, safety practices, proper and appropriate technique in administering medications via various routes, documentation content and procedures, and recognition and response to common medical conditions. This training is valid for 3 years upon satisfactory completion of all course requirements. Schools are encouraged to enroll personnel who will be managing student health conditions on a regular basis.

For AIMS Members ONLY

Click here for more information and to register.