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BD: Medications BD-06: Medication Preparation
No. Competency Item NAC DEV COM DTE EXC
  Demonstrate knowledge and ability to prepare medication for administration:          
  • mix powdered oral medications
  • BD-06-02
  • mix powder in a vial with diluent for injectable medications
  • BD-06-03
  • mix medication in infusion bag or syringe
  • BD-06-04
  • mix medication in buretrol / minibag infusion system
  • BD-06-05
  • mix medications in a syringe.
  •   Demonstrate knowledge and ability to prepare medications for injection:          
  • draw medication out of an ampoule
  • BD-06-07
  • draw medication out of a vial
  • BD-06-08
  • change needle to appropriate size for administration
  • BD-06-09
  • label multi-dose vials for next use
  • BD-06-10
  • handle and dispose of sharps appropriately.
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