Improving the quality of antimicrobial prescribing: sharing good practice

Tuesday 14 March 2017

Development of risk assessment models for antimicrobial resistance in urinary tract infection 
presented by Eilidh Fletcher, Public Health and Intelligence, NHS National Services Scotland

Sepsis clinical support tool 
presented by Sian Robson, Consultant Acute Physician NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Update on infection informatics research in Scotland 
presented by Dr Charis Marwick, Clinical Senior Lecturer Population Health Sciences, University of Dundee, Consultant Infectious Diseases, NHS Tayside, Clinical Lead for IIP, NHS National Services Scotland

What's happening across the UK wtth antimicrobial quality indicators 
presented by Dr Jacqueline Sneddon, Project Lead, SAPG

Scottish Reduction in Antimicrobial Prescribing (ScRAP) UTI resource - promoting a quality improvement approach to primary care webinar.

Reduction in co-amoxiclav use in the plastic surgery and burns unit in Glasgow Royal Infirmary 
presented by Michael da Siliva Neto, Antimicrobial Pharmacist, Glasgow Royal Infirmary 

Addressing increasing co-amoxiclav use and CDI rates at the QEUH in Glasgow 
presented by Lee Stewart, Antimicrobial Pharmacist, South Glasgow Hospitals

Electronic prescribing - supporting stewardship 
presented by Clare Colligan, Antimicrobial / Clinical Governance Pharmacist, NHS Forth Valley

Nurse stewardship initiative 
presented by Frances Kerr, Antimicrobial Pharmacist NHS Lanarkshire 

Carbapenem and piperacillin-tazobactam prescribing 
presented by Alison Cockburn, SAPG Carbapenems Study Project Manager,  Lead Antimicrobial Pharmacist, NHS Lothian and Abdulrhman Mohana, PhD candidate, University of Strathclyde