Pharmacists are... 
drug experts
antimicrobial stewards
As the most accessible healthcare professionals, pharmacists encounter questions about infectious diseases, symptom management and antimicrobials frequently.  Pharmacists also review nearly every prescription for antimicrobials before patients begin receiving therapy.  We all have a role to play in ensuring optimal antimicrobial usage.  It starts with knowledge.  See the links below for information and tools to help you become an antimicrobial steward.  

What it is, how it works

Educational Resources

Decision aids, references and other information

Communication Tools

Scripts, fax templates and more

Antimicrobial susceptibility for your local practice area


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