2017 11 15 PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS - Less is More - Antimicrobial Stewardship
TITLE: Less is More - Antimicrobial Stewardship
Carol Glaser, MD, DVM, Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist, Kaiser Oakland
Nami Jhaveri, MD, Neonatologist, Kaiser Oakland
Shaun Fitzgerald, MD, Pediatric Hospitalist, Kaiser Oakland
Rebecca Dang, MD, Pediatrics, Kaiser Oakland
Caterina McConnell, PharmD, Kaiser Oakland
Resources: See PowerPoint Presentation Slides
Statement of Disclosure:
The Kaiser Permanente East Bay Oakland Medical Center has determined that the speakers and the planning committee for this program do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitute a conflict of interest with this program. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.
East Bay Area - Oakland is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
East Bay Area - Oakland designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s) TM.. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses may report 1 hour of credit towards the continuing medical education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.
Pediatrics Department.This program may be of interest to all primary care physicians. Specialists and other interested clinicians are invited to attend within their scope of practice where applicable. Inpatient and outpatient pediatricians, residents, medical students, nurses, pharmacists and other ancillary staff.
As a result of this session, participants will be able to:
1. Describe at least two reasons that antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASP) are needed.
2. Describe fundamental elements of ASP stewardship programs.
3. Identify a specific change made by the pediatric ward for antibiotic prescribing patterns.
4. List a major change in late-onset sepsis guidelines in the NICU.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™