Improving antibiotic prescribing in all health care settings is critical to combating antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship provides a framework for antibiotic stewardship for outpatient clinicians and facilities that routinely provide antibiotic treatment.Learn more on the CDC website
Outpatient clinics, dialysis centers, ambulatory centers, urgent care and emergency departments can participate at no cost by filling out the participation agreement.More information on joining the effort PDF
National News and Initiatives, Recent Publications, and Current News Focusing on Antibiotic Resistance
The Michigan Antibiotic Resistance Reduction Coalition (MARR) seeks to improve the use of antimicrobial agents and reduce antimicrobial resistance rates in communities throughout the state of Michigan through the collaborative efforts of academic, community, government, labor, and industry partners.