Antimicrobial stewardship is one of the world’s most pressing public health issues and promoting the appropriate use of antimicrobials (including antibiotics), improves patient outcomes, reduces microbial resistance, and decreases the spread of infections caused by multidrug-resistant organisms.
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The Illinois Department of Public Health’s Oral Health Section approves this course for 6.0 hours of CE credit for dental professionals. Dental Professionals should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Tuesday, July 12, 2022 – 8:30AM – 5:00PM CDT
The registration fee is $12 for all participants.
• Summarize the regulatory and national landscape for antimicrobial stewardship.
• Apply national guidelines and best practices for implementing and evaluating facility antimicrobial stewardship programs.
• Review past successful antimicrobial stewardship programs and lessons learned.
• Identify tools and resources for implementing antimicrobial stewardship programs.
To review best practices for antimicrobial stewardship in oral health, refer to the Antibiotic Stewardship Toolkit for Dental Providers, the Association of State and Territorial Dental Director’s Policy
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