Resource supports practitioners who are involved in the prescribing, monitoring and administration of antibiotics in their early stages of clinical practice.
Foundation Year doctors - initial induction session (10 minutes) and a follow up session covering sections 1-4 during their initial hospital placement (45-60 minutes), both delivered by the AMT.
Hospital pharmacists - peer review session(s) for junior pharmacists delivered by antimicrobial pharmacist or other specialist pharmacist.
Nursing and midwifery staff - learning session(s) delivered by practice development leads.
Primary care staff - session covering sections 1-3 and 5-6 delivered by prescribing advisers or primary care pharmacists during GP practice visits or at Protected Learning Time sessions.
A PowerPoint training presentation designed to focus on key issues in antimicrobial prescribing to be delivered as a taught session within a wider induction programme. Download the presentation.
A PowerPoint training presentation designed to focus on key issues in antimicrobial prescribing to be delivered as a taught session within a wider induction programme. Download the presentation with trainer notes.
The record of evidence of learning should be retained by the practitioner. Download the Antimicrobials in Clinical Practice record of learning.
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