Antibiotic Stewardship National LAN Event: August 2018

Topic: Reducing Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescribing in Outpatient Settings Using Behavioral Interventions

Date: Wednesday, August 292018


This event was open to beneficiaries, families, health care providers, practitioners, partners, and Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organizations.

Event Description:

This Antibiotic Stewardship National Learning & Action Network (LAN) Event focused on behavioral interventions for providers to reduce unnecessary antibiotic prescribing while maintaining patient satisfaction with care. During this webinar, participants heard from guest speaker Dr. Daniella Meeker about interventions designed to improve care decisions without limiting the choices available to physicians. 

Click here for the flyer for this event.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain why providers prescribing antibiotics inappropriately.
  • Develop an understanding of principles of decision science relevant to prescribing decisions.
  • Understand how implementation details impact program effectiveness.
  • Develop awareness of emerging stewardship toolkits for ED and outpatient settings.

Slides & Recorded Presentation:

Meet the Speakers:

Katherine E. Fleming-Dutra, MD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Daniella Meeker, PhD
Keck School of Medicine University of Southern California

Larissa May, MD, MSPH, MSHS
University of California-Davis

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