Medicine Management in Adult Social Care

Medicine Management in Adult Social Care

Last month the CQC published a report on medicines in health and adult social care. You can read the full report on the CQC website. The report outlines the risks inherent in medicine management and how these risks can be mitigated.  The CQC assesses medicine...
Medication Management Made Safer

Medication Management Made Safer

Independent, February 2018. Adverse drug reactions account for the majority of medication errors. This is followed by:  Poor communication between healthcare professionals Administering medication to the wrong person Elderly people are at a higher risk of adverse drug...
Is your care service safe?

Is your care service safe?

The first question the CQC asks is whether your care service is safe. Safe means people are protected from abuse as well as avoidable harm. AutumnCare’s features support staff in meeting these regulatory requirements.   Protect people from bullying,...
AutumnCares eMAR Goes From Strength to Strength

AutumnCares eMAR Goes From Strength to Strength

AutumnCare’s new and improved eMAR, Medicate Two, was launched Australia Wide in October 2016. Medicate Two is the second of AutumnCare’s eMAR products and is expected to bring about massive improvements to the way care facilities manage and administer...
Medicine Inventory Management: Care Home Stock Control

Medicine Inventory Management: Care Home Stock Control

How much time is spent each month on the ordering and receiving of medicines in Care Homes? Medicine inventory management demands a great deal of time from carers working in care home environments. Carers are required to remove themselves from regular tasks for entire...