PUTTING YOUR HEALTH FIRST
All drugs and medication received at Wren Hall are recorded on receipt. They are stored securely and given in the correct dosage to the prescribed person. All unwanted drugs and medicines are disposed of by returning to the local pharmacy.
Where a Resident is assessed as being able and wishing to be responsible for self-medication of their own medicines, facilities will be made available. A lockable drawer is available for the secure storage of medicines within each resident's own room.
Drugs and medicines that are given to a Family Member on a regular basis and in tablet form are dispensed by Midnight Pharmacy . Wren Hall Nursing Home Ltd uses PCS (Person Centred Software) system to generate Medication Administration Records enabling a safe method of Administration of Medication.
Uncontrolled drugs currently in use, are stored in a secure cupboard , whilst controlled drugs are kept in a secure metal cabinet in a wall mounted cupboard. Keys for both secure containers are only available to registered nursing staff who are allowed to administer drugs and medicines.