- Version: 3.1
- Review due: January 2019
This course is for health professionals who administer antineoplastic drugs to people who do not have a cancer diagnosis. It is designed to develop the knowledge and clinical skills needed to administer antineoplastic drugs and handle related waste safely.
This resource has been adapted from the Antineoplastic Drug Administration Course (ADAC) and provides standardised education for the safe handling and administration of antineoplastic drugs.
See the module flow diagram
Overview of how to handle antineoplastic drugs and related waste ensuring the safety of staff, patients, carers and family members.
Overview of how antineoplastic drugs work; patient assessment before, during on completion of antineoplastic drug administration and education for patients, carers and family members regarding antineoplastic drug treatment.
Overview of administering antineoplastic drugs via different routes.
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To demonstrate ongoing competency and maintenance of clinical skill participants are able to complete the ADAC Reassessment of clinical competency course.