Antimicrobial Stewardship: A Course For Healthcare Providers

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INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE

This course is a part of the OAZIS Health Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, it aims to equip healthcare professionals, both clinicians and Para-clinicians with a basic understanding of antimicrobial resistance from a global health perspective. It will highlight the scientific understanding of antimicrobial resistance, basic principles in antimicrobial prescribing, and global health perspective implications. This course is designed to inspire Rwanda and LMICs healthcare practitioners to build strong local antimicrobial stewardship programs. Where the use of antimicrobial agents is optimized to maximize their benefits while minimizing risks for further development of antimicrobial resistance.

This course will be completed in an average of 10 hours and can be done at your pace. By completing the course successfully, you will be awarded 10 CPD credits. To earn your certificate, you need to pass the end course evaluation at above 70%.

Objectives of the course:

  • Understanding antimicrobials and the global threat of antimicrobial resistance
  • Understanding principles of antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Understanding one health approach role in antimicrobial stewardship
  • Understanding the principles of antimicrobial prescribing
  • Understanding the role of multidisciplinary teams in antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Understanding the role of behavior change and patient education in containing antimicrobial resistance

  This course was developed by OAZIS Health with the support of the Foundation to Prevent Antibiotic Resistance (PAR Foundation).

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Chap 5: Global efforts

This course is designed for healthcare providers working from limited settings. It empowers them with basic skills and knowledge to preserve antimicrobials in their daily clinical practice. The course also covers how healthcare providers can educate and engage patients in using antimicrobials responsibly to prevent further development of resistance.
This course is worth 10 CPD credits to healthcare providers working in Rwandan settings.
Healthcare providers affiliated with the National Pharmacist Council (NPC), and Rwanda Allied Healthcare Professionals (RAHPC) are now allowed to present their certificates to affiliated institutions for CPD credits.

Welcome to this course!

This course aims to equip healthcare professionals, both clinicians, and Para-clinicians with a basic understanding of antimicrobial resistance from a global health perspective. It is planned to be completed in an average of 10 hours and can be done at your pace. By completing the course successfully, you will be awarded 10 CPD credits. To earn your certificate, you need to pass the end course evaluation at above 75%. 

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Enrolled: 4632 students
Duration: 10 hours
Lectures: 26
Video: 3 hours
Level: Advanced

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Monday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5.00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Antimicrobial Stewardship: A Course For Healthcare Providers
4.7 out of 5
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