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5 Ways Pharmacists Can Be Antibiotics Aware


Meeting Description:

Webinar Description:

This educational activity is designed to review updated information on common antibiotic use problems encountered by general clinical pharmacists. Discussion of case-based scenarios will be used to demonstrate how to identify and prioritize antibiotic-related problems and explain examples of employing effective stewardship strategies in the acute care setting. The presenters will use a variety of active techniques to communicate information and facilitate discussion of the clinical scenarios.

 

Objectives:
1. Describe factors that influence appropriate antimicrobial use.

2. Explain strategies that can be used by pharmacists in the acute patient care setting to support antimicrobial stewardship and reduce the development and spread of resistance.

3. Given a clinical scenario, recommend antimicrobial interventions that improve patient outcomes and/or safety.

Details
Date: Tue, Nov 13, 2018
Time: 01:00 PM EST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Melinda Neuhauser
 Presenter Information
Yvonne Chow, MPP
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MBQIP Coordinator, HSD

Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP)

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)


Melinda Neuhauser, PharmD, MPH
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Pharmacist and Acute Care Lead

Office of Antibiotic Stewardship

Division Quality Healthcare Promotion

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Christopher W. Crank, PharmD, MS, BCPS AQID
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Director of Pharmacy Services
Rush Copley Medical Center


Susan L. Davis, PharmD
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Clinical Professor, Wayne State University
ID Pharmacist, Henry Ford Health System


John Veillette, PharmD, BCPS
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ID TeleHealth/Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist

Intermountain Community and Rural Hospitals