Antibiotic Stewardship: Reduce Overuse of Antibiotics in Newborn Care
About the Course
This course addresses antibiotic stewardship in newborn care by introducing standardized protocols and evidence-based practices that centers have found successful.
The curriculum builds on the progress that hundreds of centers made in the VON internet based collaborative focused on improving antibiotic use in newborn care, during which teams collectively reduced antibiotic utilization rates (AUR) by 34 percent.
Available Fall 2021 to all staff at Quality Circle member centers.
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Connect with other participants in this course and teams that have successfully implemented practices to reduce antibiotic use. The VON Community Forum is a place to ask questions and share practices, guidelines, and new knowledge and experiences.