Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Outcome Area
METeOR identifier:624355
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.

Relational attributes

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

Submitting organisation:

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Reference documents:

ACSQHC (Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care) 2014. Antimicrobial stewardship clinical care standard. Sydney: ACSQHC.