Who should buy e-med?
The packages are useful and applicable for NHS Trusts, non statutory organisations and local authorities providing care services to patients with mental illness.
Why buy e-med?
There is an increasing reliance on staff with no basic training in medicines to provide care. e-learning for gives organisations some assurance that these staff receive relevant training which facilitates harm-free care and attainment of NHSLA medicines training requirements and CQC medicines standards.
E-learning for nurses can be tailored to organisational policies related to medicines and contributes to CPD.
The packages have been comprehensively developed by specialist mental health pharmacists with multidisciplinary input and review from carers and service users.
We have shown that the package improves the target audience’s knowledge and ability to answer important safety questions about mental health medicines.