Epilepsy Awareness & Buccal Midazolam

Times & Dates:

Various

Cost: £45pp

What is covered?

This interactive course is suitable for care staff in any setting who may be required to administer Buccal Midazolam as a ‘rescue’ medication. Course content is based on the Epilepsy Specialist Nurses Association (ESNA) Best Practice Guidelines for training in the Administration of Buccal (Oromucosal) Midazolam (2019).

 

Course Content

  • What is Epilepsy?
  • Buccal Midazolam – presentation, dosage, indications, potential side effects, storage & disposal
  • Administration of Buccal Midazolam
  • Competency document and discussion of case studies
  • Duty of Care and Accountability

 

Course Duration

1.5 hours