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August 2018

Implementing Antimicrobial Stewardship Efforts Across Different Healthcare Settings

Published August 8, 2018

 The CDC recommends implementation of antimicrobial stewardship efforts across various healthcare settings (acute, post-acute and long-term, and ambulatory care) as a way to improve antimicrobial prescribing and ultimately to improve patient safety and care.  Although various antimicrobial stewardship guidance documents serve as outlines for implementation, they are not detailed plans on how to bring AS… Read More

Regulatory Requirements for ASP in Different Healthcare Settings

Published August 1, 2018

By now, you are probably aware of the regulations and accreditation requirements for antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASP) in the acute, long-term, and ambulatory care settings.  If you don’t know or remember all the details, you can review the videos from Drs. Bergman’s and Dr. Crnich’s talks on these topics presented during the Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship… Read More

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