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Onboarding Medical Assistants and Office Staff Toolkit

Medication management for medical staff

Safe management of sample medications in the medical office

The goal of this learning course is to help you Recognize unsafe practices related to the management of sample medications that can pose potential patient safety risks. Also to help you Identify strategies that can be implemented in the medical office to improve processes related to sample medications.

MagMutual Insurance Company realizes that in today’s busy medical practice, in order to prevent risks, you first have to prepare for them. The benefits of using these our online courses for medical staff include:

  • Brief course content - focused and should take no more than 1 hour to complete.
  • Self-paced, interactive and budget-wise - employees don’t have to travel out of the office or order special materials.
  • Training - managers may use the Learning Modules to conduct staff orientation, to review during monthly in-service education meetings, or to validate staff competencies.
  • Easy - does not require the distribution of physical materials and are available any time.
  • Updated regularly - whenever a user launches the online training, they will automatically have the latest version.

Medication safety in the medical office

The healthcare industry has been challenged to reduce medical error and improve patient safety. Medication errors are a common cause of patient harm and malpractice litigation. It is estimated that 70% of Americans take at least on prescription drug and nearly one-third of all adults take 5 or more medications. 

MagMutual Insurance Company realizes that in today’s busy medical practice, in order to prevent risks, you first have to prepare for them. The benefits of using these our online courses for medical staff include:

  • Brief course content - focused and should take no more than 1 hour to complete.
  • Self-paced, interactive and budget-wise - employees don’t have to travel out of the office or order special materials.
  • Training - managers may use the Learning Modules to conduct staff orientation, to review during monthly in-service education meetings, or to validate staff competencies.
  • Easy - does not require the distribution of physical materials and are available any time.
  • Updated regularly - whenever a user launches the online training, they will automatically have the latest version.

Disclaimer

The information provided in this resource does not constitute legal, medical or any other professional advice, nor does it establish a standard of care. This resource has been created as an aid to you in your practice. The ultimate decision on how to use the information provided rests solely with you, the PolicyOwner.