Administering IM injections


This webinar discusses the theory and key practice points when administering IM (intramuscular) injections. The session covers medication rights, aseptic non-touch technique (ANTT), injection site selection and key practice tips.

Learning objectives:

  • Review medication ‘rights
  • Review ANTT
  • Understand how to select the most appropriate injection site
  • Review the steps to take to perform an intramuscular injection

This webinar is specifically targeted towards those working in low acuity and patient transport, but more experienced clinicians may find this a useful refresher.

Presented by: Dan O’Brien

Dan O’Brien is a practicing registered paramedic and a Clinical Education Officer with the Australasian College of Paramedicine. Dan has experience in clinical and management roles in ambulance as well as undertaking a secondment in patient safety with Children’s Health Queensland. Dan has an interest in primary care/community paramedicine as well as ensuring patients receive safe and high quality care.

Presented by Dan O'Brien



25 minutes
24th Apr 2024
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