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Medication safety and quality education and training

The Commission, through QUM Learning (formerly NPS MedicineWise), provides a range of education and training resources on medication safety and quality use of medicines for healthcare professionals and students.

QUM Learning 

QUM Learning resources are designed to improve the use of medicines, promote patient safety and quality of care.

Certificates of Completion are available to learners upon course completion. These may be used as evidence of achievement for Continuing Professional Development points, or alignment with compliance standards as required by employers.

QUM Learning courses 

Courses and resources available include:

Clinical case studies Clinical scenarios supporting reflective learning to inform clinical decision making
Medication safety training Exploring the various causes of medication errors and preventing errors in your workplace 
Antimicrobials Antimicrobial prescribing in a hospital setting
National standard medication chart (NSMC) training Learn the principles of safe prescribing and how to complete the NSMC
Quality use of medicines (QUM) for health professional students The principles of QUM and the roles different health professionals play in promoting QUM
Real time prescription monitoring SafeScript (Victoria and NSW) and ScriptCheck (WA) training modules
Webinars Experts discuss the latest evidence and therapeutic options
Find more in our resource library
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