Course Description

Skin and Soft Tissue Infections – Rational Treatment Strategies
Presented February 26, 2014 via Adobe Connect

Course Faculty
LCDR Jeff Gildow (Winnebago, NE)

Release Date: February 26, 2014
Estimated Time to Complete Course: 1.0 hour

Target Audience: Pharmacists working in I/T/U settings

Course Overview:
The IHS Pharmacy Last Wednesdays Webinar Series has been initiated to address the needs of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in I/T/U settings. Specifically, the series address five (5) areas: 1. Recent Evidence-Based Therapeutic Guidelines; 2. New Practices/Clinical Collaboration Models within IHS; 3. The Scope of Practice and Standards of Practice of IHS Pharmacy; 4. Ongoing Professional/Legal Changes in the Pharmacy Profession; and 5. Issues Confronting Institutional or Ambulatory Care Practice.

Learning Objectives:

As a result of completing this training, participants will be able to:
1. Classify the different types of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTI)
2. Apply the different treatment options for common SSTI
3. Prepare for the impact of Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs on the treatment of SSTI

This recorded webinar is not eligible for continuing education credits but is availble as an additional educational resource.