Assisting an Individual with Self-Administration of Medication
What’s Working and What’s Not Working
This person-centered activity can be used to train staff on how to handle disagreements that might come up with supporting an individual to safely take their medication. This can also be distributed to DSPs to try the activity with the individual they support.
Filling Out a Medication Administration Record
Medication Routine Worksheet
Talking to Families about Medication Safety
This tip sheet discusses a common issue for some DSPs that can lead to medication error incidents: working with families of the individuals they serve to safely administer medication. This document may be helpful in trainings on medication safety or as a reminder to give to DSPs about how to talk to families.
Last modified: December 18, 2020