Info for clinicians - Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard

The Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard contains eight quality statements that describe the care that clinicians should provide to consumers when they have an infection, or are at risk of an infection. Learn what the standard means for clinicians and the other Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Care Standard resources available.

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