Reducing inappropriate antibiotic use – New issue of AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange

The featured Innovations describe efforts to reduce inappropriate antibiotic prescribing, including a health plan that provided regular performance feedback to physicians, a telemedicine-based antimicrobial stewardship program, and an educational program designed to support physicians employing shared decisionmaking with patients.

The featured QualityTools provide information and resources that can help clinicians reduce inappropriate antibiotic use.

Read more of the November 21 issue here.

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