Friday, November 12, 2021

Antimicrobial Stewardship and Wound Care: What's the Connection?
Jennifer Hurlow, GNP-BC, CWCN
Jennifer Hurlow, GNP-BC, CWCN
Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurse

1.00 CME Credits | 1.00 Contact Hours

Moderation by Alexis Padgett, Event Manager, WoundCon

Antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) is a therapeutic approach designed to combat antibiotic resistance by using antibiotics only when necessary. Applying AMS principles in wound care can help reduce unnecessary antibiotic use and thus ensure safer and more effective care for patients with infected wounds.