“Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses Role in Antibiotic Stewardship”

The CDC presents…“Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses Role in Antibiotic Stewardship” The CDC estimates that at least 2 million people are infected with antibiotic resistant bacteria and at least 23,000 people die each year as a result of those infections. As the most trusted profession that spends that most time with […]

“CDC’s New Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship”

As part of its “Tune in to Safe Healthcare” webinar series, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention presents… “CDC’s New Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship” View a PDF of this presentation.  Recent reports show that at least 30 percent of antibiotics prescribed in U.S. outpatient settings are unnecessary, and only half of patients […]