Hospital Antimicrobial Use

Data on antimicrobial use in hospitals are collected for the AURA Surveillance System by the National Antimicrobial Utilisation Surveillance Program (NAUSP) and the National Antimicrobial Prescribing Survey (NAPS).

Antimicrobial use in Australian hospitals - NAUSP

The National Antimicrobial Utilisation Surveillance Program (NAUSP) collects data on the volume of antimicrobial usage from Australian hospitals; the results of the analyses of these collections are published by the Commission to support hospitals in their antimicrobial stewardship programs and the safety and quality of health services.