Stewardship Across a Broad Spectrum: A system wide approach – On Demand

As part of antibiotic awareness week, this activity will address opportunities for all staff to be involved in appropriate antibiotic usage across the entire system and continuum of care.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians

Learning Objectives

Pharmacist learning objectives

  1. Identify potential opportunities for individual involvement in antimicrobial stewardship within a health system structure model
  2. Describe the approach to development of System Based Antimicrobial Stewardship Interventions across the continuum of care
  3. Discuss methods for executing individual site and system-wide gap analyses

Pharmacy technician learning objectives

  1. Recognize the interdisciplinary role each team member plays in assuring safe use of antimicrobial medications

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CE - Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
On Demand Activity
United States
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose
Planning committee members
Gretchen Brummel, PharmD, BCPS
Consulting Director, Pharmacy
Jackie Stokes, BS
Manager, Pharmacy Program Services
Course reviewer
Gretchen Brummel, PharmD, BCPS
Consulting Director, Pharmacy
Sarah Boyd, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Kate DeSear, PharmD, BCIDP, AAHIVP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Infectious Diseases
University of Florida Health Shands Hospital
Joint Accreditation Statement:
In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Designation Statements:
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-234-H04-P
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-234-H04-T
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CE - Attendance
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