Nursing Home Antimicrobial Stewardship Guide

The Nursing Home Antimicrobial Stewardship Guide provides toolkits to help nursing homes optimize their use of antibiotics.
Toolkits on four topic areas are available.
Two toolkits help nursing homes start and maintain antimicrobial stewardship programs.
Nursing Home Patient Having a Discussion with a Doctor
Three toolkits provide guidance on the decision to treat a potential infection.
A pile of antibiotic capsules are spilling out a prescription bottle.
Three toolkits describe how to work with a lab and use an antibiogram.
A Nursing Home clinician laughing with a male and a female patient
This toolkit helps residents and family members participate in residents' care.