Medications make a significant contribution to people's health and longevity. Our Members and their loved ones often ask care providers to assist them with their medications. But do you know what assistance you can and can't give?

Let us go back a step before answering what you can and cannot assist with. You need to know if you are medication verified at FGF or not. Email recruitment@fivegoodfriends.com.au to confirm your medication verification status. Once known, read on to see what you can and can't do.

Not verified

If you are not a verified medication Helper, it is your responsibility to:

Assistance outside these parameters is a breach of FGF policy and may breach your state or territory's medication legislation. Breaches include prompting a Member to take their medication or giving medications to a Member, whether prescribed or over-the-counter.

If a Member or a member of their family asks you to assist with any medications:

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Verified