Preventing medication errors in care homes

Review of publications (40 page).

Review: managing and administering medication in care homes for older people

A review of information and literature (40 page).

Risk assessment tool for medical conditions and medication

A folded card (A4): This assessment tool is for residents with multiple health conditions and medicines who will need higher levels of care, support and monitoring.

Symptom assessment tool

To assist with identifying and monitoring residents with deteriorating health – it is a traffic light system that should help to quickly rate the symptoms and provide practical guidance on the next steps (12 page).