Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Outcome Area|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 12/09/2016|
When a patient is prescribed antibiotics, the reason, drug name, dose, route of administration, intended duration and review plan is documented in the patient’s health record.
|Indicator sets linked to this outcome area:|
Clinical care standard indicators: antimicrobial stewardship Health, Standard 12/09/2016
|Indicators linked to this outcome area:|
Antimicrobial stewardship: 6a-Documentation of reason for prescribing antibiotics Health, Standard 12/09/2016
Source and reference attributes
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
ACSQHC (Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care) 2014. Antimicrobial stewardship clinical care standard. Sydney: ACSQHC.