9/18/23 at 2:19 PM

IHC MBQIP Flex Podcast Episode: Pharmacist Role in Infection Prevention

Barb DeBaun describes the profound impact pharmacists have on Antimicrobial Stewardship. Their advocacy for patient safety is uniquely geared towards assuring patients receive antimicrobials only when they need them and they do this through education and influence. You will hear about how the slight tweaking of a term that prohibits providers from prescribing an antimicrobial without special permission can turn the table around and put the focus on the patient and preservation of precious resources.