Antimicrobial stewardship

Antimicrobial stewardship

This week we hosted a webinar on antimicrobial stewardship and infection control. Here we will cover some background information on antimicrobial stewardship as well as key discussion points from the event.   What are microbials? Antimicrobial medicines are used...
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...
The Future of Technology in Elderly Care

The Future of Technology in Elderly Care

The following was presented by AutumnCare Managing Director Tam Watson at the Future of Care Homes Summit and Exhibition. Tam Watson and gang at Tech and Tea, an initiative teaching residents new tech skills. Tam Watson speaking on the future of technology in care at...