Booklet: Guide to Cytotoxic and other Hazardous Medication in Aged Care


Recent SafeWork NSW audits of Aged Care Facilities has
highlighted the need for compliance with the requirements of
the updated NSW SafeWork guide to managing cytotoxics in the workplace.

It is essential that facilities have the correct policies and
practises in place and are regularly providing education to the
nursing staff involved in resident care as well as staff who may
be in contact with any waste products or contaminated


The Meditrax Guide includes:

* Updated Table of Cytotoxic Medictaion commonly used in Aged care
* Updated Table of Hazardous Medication commonly used in Aged Care
* Cytotoxic and/or Hazardous Medication Alert
* Management of Methotrexate
* Management of Cyclophosphamide
* Meditrax template – Cytotoxic and Hazardous Medication Management Policy and Procedure
* Sample Cytotoxic Drugs Register
* Sample Risk Assessment Template and Cytotoxic Drugs