PCAs and Medications: Error Reduction

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Lecture Overview

In part two of this two-part series on PCAs and medication administration, pharmacist Dr Jenny Gowan gives an overview of the most common medication errors and provides tips for safely administering different types of medicines, including eye drops, creams, inhalers and others.


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Dr Jenny Gowan is a practising pharmacist, adjunct senior lecturer at Monash University and clinical associate at RMIT University. She has published over 500 educational articles, has copious experience in presentations and lectures and runs a consulting pharmacy company. Jenny was awarded the 2013 PSA Australian Pharmacist of the Year award and the 2016 AACP-MIMs Consultant Pharmacist of the Year Award. In 2024, she received recognition as a Member of the Order of Australia for significant service to medicine as a pharmacist, to professional societies and to community health.
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First Published21 December 2022
Updated21 December 2022
21 December 2024
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