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Jun 15

Antimicrobial stewardship - Our best defence against increasing resistance

Date & Time
15 June 2020 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Antimicrobial stewardship - Our best defence against increasing resistance?

Date: Monday 15th June 2020
Time: 14.00 hrs AEST

13:30 hrs SA   |   14.00 hrs QLD   |   13.30 hrs NT   |   12.00 hrs WA

This interactive session will:

  • provide an overview of the new Antimicrobial stewardship standard in the 16th edition of the ACORN Standards 
  • consider how this new standard links to the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards 
  • detail the processes ACORN used to interrogate the evidence regarding perioperative antimicrobial stewardship 
  • discuss the key recommendations and practice guidelines included in this new Standard
  • outline ways in which this standard can be implemented by perioperative nurses 

Please register at this link

 

Event Type
Webinar
Contact Details
Dr Cathryn Murphy
standards@acorn.org.au

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