PCA Tips for How to Manage Medications


Every good primary caregiver or Personal Care Aide needs to know how to and how not to handle and manage medications for the person who depends upon them for care.

Find an excellent (but long) powerpoint on how to responsibly manage medications for the elderly presented by the American Geriatrics organization here.

http://www.americangeriatrics.org/files/documents/beers/MedicinesPresentation.pdf

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