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LTC Consultant Pharmacist Antibiotic Stewardship Training Program: Session I
August 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Note: Participants only need to register once for the year-long training series.
Session I: Introduction to the Core Elements of Antibiotic Stewardship in Nursing Homes
Date/Time: Friday, August 18, 2023, 12:00 PM CST
Speaker: Trevor VanSchooneveld, MD
Professor, UNMC Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
Director, UNMC Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
Medical Director, Nebraska Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Co-Medical Director, Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program, Nebraska Medicine ACPE UAN: 0128-9999-23-027-H01-P
CPE: 1.0 contact hour / Knowledge-based CPE activity Objectives:
- Discuss the driving forces behind the need for antimicrobial stewardship.
- Describe antimicrobial stewardship strategies.
- Identify the CDC Core Elements of antimicrobial stewardship in long-term care facilities.