Quality Update: Antibiotic Stewardship

Thursday, April 2, 2020 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am CST

The overuse of antibiotics can result in antibiotic resistance, and addressing the problem requires a collaborative approach. A properly orchestrated and implemented antibiotic stewardship program decreases the risk of antibiotic over-utilization to patients and potentially mediates the risk of microbial resistance.

This one-hour webinar will focus on the core elements of antibiotic stewardship, the challenges of implementing a stewardship program, and strategies to improve antibiotic stewardship.

Presenters for this event:

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize over utilization of antibiotics
  • Understand the current Conditions of Participation regarding antibiotic stewardship
  • Understand the core elements of antibiotic stewardship

Who Should Attend

  • Infection Preventionists
  • Pharmacists
  • CNOs
  • CEOs

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)/Tennessee Nurses Association

Quorum Health Resources is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver of continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Participants who attend 100% of the program and complete a course evaluation will earn one (1) contact hour.

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