Breakpoints
The SIDP Podcast
8 months ago

Waking the Sleeping Giant: Engaging Nurses in Antimicrobial Stewardship

Dr. David Ha (Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist, Stanford Health Care) interviews Dr. Rita Olans (Assistant Professor, MGH Institute of Health Professions, School of Nursing) and Dr. Elizabeth Monsees (Antibiotic Stewardship Program Manager, Children’s Mercy Hospital) about the critical role nurses play in antimicrobial stewardship. They discuss how nursing practice overlaps with stewardship teams, case examples of nurse integration in stewardship in various practice settings, guidance documents, and real-world advice for advancing your stewardship services with nursing collaboration.