Full Title: Antibiotic Stewardship in the Treatment of Urinary Tract Infections
TYPE OF ACTIVITY/WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
This Knowledge based activity is of importance to all pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES (P):
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
- Discuss appropriate treatment for urinary tract infections (UTIs) based on the Infectious Diseases Society of America's (IDSA) guideline recommendations.
- Identify appropriate UTI treatment protocols for patients with specific drug allergies or contraindications.
- Classify antibiotic regimens used for UTI treatment.
FACULTY: Sam Carson
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT: 1.0 contact hours of continuing education credit can be earned through the participation in and successful completion of this activity.
The Louisiana Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
To receive credit, registrants must attend the activity; complete a Continuing Education Credit Report, including the Activity Evaluation, onsite, and submit upon activity completion; and, pay all applicable LSHP fees. You must provide your NABP e-Profile ID and day of birth on your Continuing Education Credit Report Form in order to receive credit. LSHP will issue credit electronically via CPE Monitor within 30 days after the activity. Confirmation of CE credit is the responsibility of the participant. Accuracy of credit awarded must be confirmed, and LSHP notified of any discrepancies within 55 days of the CE activity. LSHP will not correct any CE records after 60 days following the activity.
FEES: There are no fees for attendance at the meeting. For non-LSHP members, there will be a $10.00 fee for continuing education credit. There is no CE fee for current LSHP members.
SPONSORED BY: This activity is sponsored by the South Central Louisiana Society of Health-System Pharmacists.