Quality use of medicines for health professional students

In this course you will learn about the principles of QUM and the roles different health professionals play in promoting QUM.

QUM for students

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Target audience: Health professional students

Open to: Health professional students

Cost: Free

CPD points: self reporting – view details



New version released for 2020

New updated version: Released 27 February 2020

In this new version

  • the QUM lecture has been replaced with an interactive module.
  • Giorgio's case has had some minor updates to medines used in the module
  • Judy's case is no longer available.

Previous versions

If you need to access the previous version that you have already started or completed please go to your Record of Learning

Continuing Professional Development points

Self-directed CPD

Understanding the Quality Use of Medicines (QUM)

It is recommended that 1 CPD hour be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD.

Self-directed CPD

Giorgio's case

It is recommended that 60 CPD minutes be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD.

Last modified: Tuesday, 20 October 2020, 2:11 PM