National medication chart toolkit, user guide and medication charting standard (updated February 2021)

1 Feb 2021 | Medication Safety

The toolkit was updated in February 2021 to reflect the revision of the day stay, 8 day and 16 day national medication chart (NMC). The toolkit has been prepared for health practitioners who are implementing the NMC and/or conducting education and training on how to use the NMC.

It comprises:

  • National Medication Chart user guide (third edition) January 2021
  • a PowerPoint presentation about the 2020 NMC review
  • the above PowerPoint presentation with commentary
  • medication charting standard.

For details on how to order any of the NMCs, or to obtain graphics of the NMC, please contact info@hqsc.govt.nz.

Watch the PowerPoint presentation with commentary below or download a copy of the transcript (42KB, docx).

Last updated 16/06/2021