It’s estimated that 23,000 people in the United States die from drug-resistant infections annually. Overuse and inappropriate use of antibiotics is one of the key culprits in that phenomenon. And yet, antibiotics are an indispensable weapon against disease; ceasing to prescribe them is not an option. The only answer is for all healthcare providers to prescribe responsibly. To learn more about what that really means in the urgent care center, carve out some time to participate in Antibiotic Stewardship in Urgent Care, a webinar to be hosted by JUCM on Tuesday, November 19, 2 to 3 pm (Eastern). For more information or to register, click here.
Free JUCM Webinar: Doing Your Part to Stem Deadly Antibiotic Resistance