Each month, the APIC Communications Committee updates the “Monthly alerts for consumers” page of APIC.org with consumer-focused infection prevention information. In honor of Get Smart about Antibiotics Week, this month’s backgrounder— developed by Laura Buford, RN, BSN, CIC—focuses on proper use of antibiotics and what consumers and patients can do to prevent antibiotic resistance. Read this article.
Feel free to share and use these consumer-friendly materials in your education efforts and sign up to receive monthly updates via email.
Monthly alerts for consumers – News you can use!