Supporting You Series
Closing the Knowledge Gap: Upskilling Senior Staff
How to upskill senior staff to enable them to support care staff with the administration of medicines
Many staff are having to step up into more senior positions during the pandemic to cover staff shortages, redeployment of senior staff to high-priority services, and staff being busier than ever.
Before the pandemic, senior staff were able to improve their medicines administration knowledge by:
to ensure their knowledge was in line with their senior position.
With experienced staff now often unavailable, staff taking on senior roles need new ways to develop the expertise required to support their staff.
To overcome this, we have developed a support document to guide care organisations on how to achieve the same level of knowledge for their senior staff through self-study learning that can be done from anywhere.
Why Do Senior Staff/ Managers Need Training?
To ensure care staff are supported in their role, senior staff and Managers need to:
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