Tag Archives: Governance

CEC 5×5 antimicrobial audit launched today

The 5×5 Antimicrobial Audit is a sustainable model of audit, intervention and feedback designed to improve the quality of antimicrobial prescribing in targeted areas of clinical practice. The methodology of the 5×5 Antimicrobial Audit involves ongoing data collection of small sample sizes, with trained auditors required to answer up to 5 questions in 5 or […]

Australian National Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy: Objective Seven, Governance- What does it mean for HNE?

The final objective Seven of the Australian strategy focuses on strengthening AMS governance at local, regional and national levels to ensure leadership, engagement and accountability for actions taken to combat antimicrobial resistance. A coordinated effort from a wide range of participants is required.  Engaging participants at the frontline of antibiotic prescribing will be an important step in meeting these objectives. Priority […]