• Immediately record on the MAR Chart which medication has been administered or declined.
  • If the medication has not been administered this should be recorded on the MAR Chart using the correct codes.
  • If a PRN medication has been offered but is not required, there is no need to make any entry on the MAR Chart.
  • It is the responsibility of the person administering the medication to ensure that the information has been entered onto the MAR Chart correctly.
  • All declined medication must be stored safely inside the trolley until the end of the medicine round.
  • All medication must be disposed of following CQC guidelines, with special consideration for controlled drugs.