Guidance Documents for Acute Care

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Documents found on this page provide explanation to ASP regulatory requirements, “how-to” on ASP-related activities, and tips related to antibiotic therapy.

Antibiotic Red Flag List for Pharmacist

Appropriate Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors

ASP strategy implementation based on available resources

Commonly Used Abbreviations Describing Antibiotic Resistance

Frequently asked questions for Joint Commission Antimicrobial Stewardship Standard

Justifying Inpatient Stay after Intravenous to Oral Antimicrobial Switch

Pharmacist Guide to Making Antibiotic Therapy Recommendations

Piperacillin-tazobactam extended infusion education

Recommended Duration of Therapy for Common Infectious Syndromes

Ten Key Points for Appropriate Antibiotic Use in Hospitalized Patients

Top 10 Tips from UNMC/Nebraska Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infection Control

Use of Empiric Antibiotics in COVID-19 Pneumonia



Page last reviewed: December 4, 2020