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Medicines Management in Mental Health Care

by Neil Harris

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Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24266119M
ISBN 109781444316162
OCLC/WorldCa437299547

  Box 2. Guidance: key points. UK law does not prevent healthcare assistants from administering medicines in nursing homes; Residents in nursing homes (unless detained under the Mental Health Act or lacking mental capacity) have the same rights to choose to manage their own medicines – including the right to refuse them – as people living in their own homes or in residential care . Good medicines management is an important part of most nursing and midwifery practice. It includes the administration of medicines, prescribing and supporting people to take their medicines correctly. Use this guide to find information resources related to medicines optimisation including books, reports and journal articles.

Health care providers should be aware that some pharmacological treatments for mental disorders are under international control. The use of medicines under international control is regulated by the Convention on Psychotropic Substances, (United Nations). CORONA VIRUS(COVID) WhatsApp number: 12 Step 1: Save the number To your contacts on your cellphone.. Step 2: In send the word "Hi" to Covid Connect and start chatting.

The risks posed by poor medicines management can result in serious or fatal illness. Health and social care staff often manage medicines on behalf of people using their services. Providers must promote the safe and effective use of medicines in care homes. This includes prescribing, handling and administering medicines. Four guiding principles for medicines optimisation To empower patients and the public to make the most of medicines healthcare professionals need to understand the concept of medicines optimisation. The four guiding principles outlined here describe medicines optimisation in practice (see figure 1) and the outcomes it is intended to impact.


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Medicines Management in Mental Health Care by Neil Harris Download PDF EPUB FB2

Medicines Management in Mental Health Care. Editor (s): Dr Neil Harris BSc (Hons), RNM, RGN, PSI Diploma, PhD, Consultant Nurse, Dr John Baker MPhil, MSc, BNurs (Hons), RMN, CPN, PhD, postgraduate, Professor Richard Gray PhD, MSc, BSc (Hons), RN, Dip HE, DLSHTM, FEANS, First published May   Medicines Management in Mental Health Care is the first detailed evidence-based medicines management text for mental health practitioners in the UK.

Medicines Management in Mental Health Care is. Introduction. Legal and Ethical Aspects of Medicines Management in Mental Health. The Therapeutic Alliance and the Promotion of Adherence to Psychotropic Medication. Essential Anatomy and Physiology of the Brain Related to Psychopharmacology.

Principles of Pharmacology and Medicine Interactions. Medicines Management in Mental Health Care is an essential resource for mental health nurses and mental health practitioners.

Discusses evidence-based interventions Outlines the main types of medicines offered Discusses co-morbidity Outlines a model of medicines management Discusses good prescribing practice.

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Key Issues for Medicines Management in Inpatient Settings. Dr John Baker MPhil, MSc, BNurs (Hons), RMN, CPN, PhD, postgraduate Book Editor(s): Dr Neil Harris BSc (Hons), RNM, RGN, PSI Diploma, PhD, Consultant Nurse Medicines Management in Mental Health Care.

Related; Information; Close Figure : John Baker, Joy Duxbury, James Turner. The widespread use of nonconventional treatments, or complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and the increasing evidence supporting their therapeutic benefits call for a concerted scientific effort to integrate treatments that work into mainstream ing that call is the groundbreaking Complementary and Alternative Treatments in Mental Health Care, a concise.

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Medicines management in mental health care. Department of Health guidance issued earlier this year, Medicines Management: Everybody’s Business, says health professionals should take a ‘person-centred approach’, supporting service users and addressing their concerns.

RCN and RPS. RCN and RPS. Guidance on Prescribing, Dispensing, Supplying and Administration of Medicines (). This publication provides information on the Royal College of Nursing and Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s position on the prescribing, dispensing, supplying and administration of medicines.

RCN and RPS. In: Harris N, Baker J, Gray R et al., eds. Medicines Management and Mental Health Care. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford Crossref, Google Scholar; Healthcare Commission () Talking about medicines: The management of medicines in trusts providing mental health services. London, England: Health Care Commission.

Google ScholarCited by: 2. Get this from a library. Medicines management in mental health nursing. [Stanley Mutsatsa] -- Mental-health nurses must develop the crucial skills of correct medicines management and calculations in order to provide safe care to their patients.

This book specifically supports pre-registration. Clinical Management in Mental Health Services is a practical guide to the day to day operational management of mental health teams. It explores both the theoretical aspects of management plus strategies for dealing with the wide range of management issues faced by managers working in mental health.

It looks at issues such as leading a multidisciplinary team, Communication and Public. Medical books Medicines Management in Mental Health Care. Medicines Management in Mental Health Care is the first detailed evidence-based medicines management text for mental health practitioners in the UK.

Medicines Management in Mental Health Care is divided into two parts. Part one provides mental health nurses and other mental health workers with a detailed understanding of the evidence-base for medicines management.

Medicines are a crucial part of the jigsaw when considering how to provide recovery-focussed care in mental health. It is important that mental health nurses understand how psychiatric drugs work, what the common treatments are and appreciate the ethical and legal dimensions that affect how medicines can and should be used in mental health care.

The ultimate goal of safe and effective medicines management is to optimise the benefits that treatment offers and attain the best outcome for each. The right medicine for the right patient at the right time. Further information on medicines management from the Health and Social Care Board.

Related articles. Medicines are the most common form of treatment for those with mental health problems worldwide. Medicines Management in Mental Health Care is the first detailed evidence-based medicines management text for mental health practitioners in the UK.

Medicines Management in Mental Health Care is divided into two parts. The Standards for medicines management () and underpinning NMC Circulars 16/ and 05/ were withdrawn on 28 January We did this because it’s not within our remit as a regulator to provide this type of clinical practice guidance.

Health) (),8 (4) Complementary and Alternative Treatments in Mental Health Care, By James H. Lake, M.D. (clinical assistant professor in the department of psychiatry and behavioral science at Stanford and visiting assistant professor of medicine at the Center for IntegrativeFile Size: 2MB.

Chapter 1 Essential medicines for mental disorders The World Health Report presents a variety of recommendations on how to improve care for people with mental disorders, including improving access to a limited selection of essential psychotropic medicines. Training directed towards improving medicines management skills will be introduced.

Training such as this is essential if mental health nurses are to offer the best care to those in receipt of their services and make best use of the opportunities provided by prescribing legislation. Nursing Standard. 26, 3, Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of over 4, results for Books: New, Used & Rental Textbooks: Medicine & Health Sciences: Medicine: Clinical: Mental Health.Care of the Psychiatric Patient in the Emergency Department – Created by members of the ACEP Emergency Medicine Practice Committee.

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