Antibiotic Stewardship Core Elements Mapping

August 2020
Author: 
Stratis Health

The National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) uses responses from several questions on the Patient Safety Component–Annual Hospital Survey to determine whether a single core element of Antibiotic Stewardship is met. This resource crosswalks questions on the survey to the core element, allowing state Flex programs to do a deeper analysis of the antibiotic stewardship data and identify high performers and opportunities for improvement.