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The First Annual Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit was held on June 1, 2018 at the Embassy Suites in LaVista, Nebraska. Nearly 270 healthcare professionals from Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and South Dakota were in attendance. Several of the presentations were recorded and are now available for viewing. The following presentations are provided in a video format:

  • Regulatory Requirements for Hospitals and Outpatient Antimicrobial Stewardship – Scott Bergman, PharmD, BCPS
  • Regulatory Requirements for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs – Christopher Crnich, MD, PhD
  • Management of Common Infections in Long-Term Care Facilities – Christopher Crnich, MD, PhD

Visit the Nebraska Medicine website to view the slides and videos.

Great Plains Quality Innovation Network has professionals working in our region to assist practitioners, pharmacists and health systems in the implementation of coordinated interventions designed to improve and measure the appropriate use of antibiotics by promoting the selection of the optimal drug regimen, dose, duration of therapy and route of administration. Visit our website to learn more.