For clinicians - the Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard

Information for clinicians about the Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard. 

What do clinicians need to know? 

The Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard was updated in November 2020, and includes the eight quality statements listed below and ten indicators.

An informative webinar describing what's new in the standard was conducted in collaboration with The Society of Hospital Pharmacists (SHPA) and is available for viewing.

Quality statements

Useful resources from the Commission

2020
Guide, user guide or guidelines

This fact sheet explains what the Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard means for clinicians and for patient care.

 

2020
Publication, report or update

The 2020 Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard describes the key components of care for patients who have an infection or who or at risk of an infection. It contains eight quality statements and ten indicators.