Delivering safe care for patients: all healthcare providers play a role : Get Smart about Antibiotics Week, November 18-24, 2013
Corporate Authors:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.). Get Smart Programs. ; Get Smart about Antibiotics Week (2013 : November 28-24) ;
Series:Get Smart about Antibiotics Week
Description:Health care providers can prescribe correctly, collaborate with other providers and facilities, take antibiotic "time outs," and embrace antibiotic stewardship programs.
Did you know?
1.Antibiotic resistance is one of the world’s most pressing public health threats.
2.Antibiotics are the most important tool we have to combat life‐threatening bacterial diseases, but antibiotics can have side effects.
3.Antibiotic overuse increases the development of drug-resistant germs.
4.Patients, healthcare providers, hospital administrators, and policy makers must work together to employ effective strategies for improving antibiotic use – ultimately improving medical care and saving lives.
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