Module summary


The community nurse was so great. She patiently explained everything I needed to know and demonstrated what I needed to learn.

The following resources will provide additional helpful information on the following topics.

Medication Information

If you have specific questions about certain medications, you can go here

Tracking Medications and Symptoms

Symptom Diary you can download and use.

Medications tracking form


Caregiver module series: Module 7, Recognizing symptoms to assess comfort, Chapter 1: Tracking Symptoms and health concerns

Administering Medications

Changing Medications? Questions to Ask Your Healthcare Professional PDF

Giving Medication by Mouth PDF

Tips for Applying a Medicine Patch PDF

Tips for Giving Medication through the Nose PDF

Tips for Assisting Someone with Oxygen Therapy PDF

Tips for Giving Medication by Suppository PDF