Antimicrobial Stewardship and the Lab: It’s Always Better When We’re Together

Presented by Montgomery Williams Green, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP

This presentation focuses on antimicrobial stewardship programs in an institutional setting. What are they, who are they, how do they run, and how can we work together to better patient care?

  • Explain the rationale of antimicrobial stewardship and goals and process of an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP)
  • Discuss ways in which ASPs and laboratory services should work together to optimize molecular and microbiologic testing
  • Evaluate antimicrobial stewardship initiatives applying molecular and microbiologic testing for best patient outcomes

Continuing Education

  • 1.0 Continuing Education Unit

Body of Knowledge Learning Domains

  • Governance and Organizational Dynamics
  • Medical Decision Support

Content Level

  • Advanced

Price

    • Free for Professional Plus, Developing Professional, and Student Members
    • $29 for Professional Members
    • $49 for Non-Members

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