Medication Management Principles

Aged Care Accreditation An outline of the accreditation standards that relate to medication use in residential aged care facilities 20th Aug 2017
Legislative Issues of Medication Issues relating to competence to administer medications and the legislative aspects of their use, administration and storage. 20th Aug 2017
Guiding Principles Document Guiding principles for medication management in residential aged care facilities. An Australian government document published in 2012 20th Aug 2017

Mental Health In the Elderly

Mental Health in the Elderly A set of one page resources on the optimal use of benzodiazepines, antidepressants and antipsychotics in the elderly. 9th Sep 2016

Deprescribing Resources

Deprescribing Resources Quick reference guide, general deprescribing information and a detailed fact sheet for 14 drugs/drug groups that can be targetted for deprescribing. 1st Jun 2016

RMMR Resources

Consent Form Consent form for Patients at Admission to Facility 17th May 2015
Dose Form Alteration Policy A draft policy for crushing of medication in the facility. 17th May 2015


CPS Newsletter June 2014 25th Jun 2014