This session will be presented as a live webinar July 21, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. CT.
It will be recorded and available on demand.
It is also available for a reduced cost as part of the Best Nursing Practices Webinar Serie
Have you been wondering what all the hype is about antibiotic stewardship? Have you been questioned by surveyors about the program or have been tasked to oversee antibiotic stewardship in your facility and do not know where to start? This session will provide insight into the antibiotic stewardship program and what needs to be addressed. It will take you through the antibiotic stewardship plan and share what needs to be included. Join us for a journey of how and why we need antibiotic stewardship and what it looks like in a facility.
After this webinar, the attendee will be able to:
1. Define antibiotic stewardship.
2. Identify and list the components of an antibiotic stewardship program.
3. Name three policies that are needed in the antibiotic stewardship program.
Appropriate for administrators, owners, directors, infection preventionists, directors of nursing, and nurses in skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities.
Cindy Fronning, RN, GERO-BC, IP-BC, AS-BC, RAC-CT, CDONA, FACDONA, Master Trainer, Director of Education, National Association of Directors of Nursing
One hour of continuing education is available. Please defer to your licensing board or agency to ensure courses taken meet your license requirements.
Members: $55 for individual webinar; $230 (15% off) for entire five-part webinar series
Non-members: $110 for individual webinar; $460 (15% off) for entire five-part webinar series