Medication Administration Checklist

  • Determine which students are to receive medications daily
  • Identify the student positively, then check the medication label
  • Wash your hands
  • Measure carefully, checking the medication label and student
  • Double check the medication bottle with the student a third time
  • Administer the medication
  • Document administration on Student Medication Log
  • Observe student for adverse reaction
  • Replace the medication in the locked cabinet
  • Send the student back to class
  • Wash your hands


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