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Partners: State and County-based Appropriate Antibiotic Use Programs

States and Counties with CDC-Funded Appropriate Antibiotic Use Programs

Regardless of whether or not they receive CDC funding, many states have multiple appropriate antibiotic use activities and campaigns that are organized and supported by a wide range of partners. CDC funding ranges from travel funds to full program funds.

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Fully Funded Sites (OR, CA, MO, MI, PA, VA). Partially Funded Sites (MT, NE, IN).  All other states not funded.

To access information on appropriate antibiotic use for a specific state or county, click on the state's link to see further details.

State Description
Alabama Alabama Department of Public Health: Infection Prevention
Alaska Alaska Health & Social Services: Antimicrobial Resistance Resources
Arizona Arizona Department of Health: Antibiotic Resistance
Arkansas Quality improvement tools for outpatients

Alliance Working for Antibiotic Resistance Education

The California Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Initiative

Colorado Get Smart Colorado: Use Antibiotics Wisely
Connecticut Connecticut Department of Public Health: Multidrug-Resistant Organisms
Delaware [25 pages] Delaware Health and Social Services: Guidelines for the Management of Multidrug Resistant Organisms
Florida Florida Department of Health: Antimicrobial Resistance
Georgia Georgia Department of Public Health: Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Hawaii The State of Hawaii Antimicrobial Resistance Project (SHARP)
Idaho Idaho Department of Health and Welfare: Methicillin-resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Illinois Hygiene Guidelines for Prevention of Staphylococcal Infections in School
Indiana Indiana Coalition for Antibiotic Resistance Education Strategies
Iowa Iowa Gets Smart-Know When Antibiotics Work
Kansas MRSA and HAI Prevention
Kentucky Kentucky Department for Public Health: Prevention Collaboratives
Los Angeles County Preventing and Controlling Antibiotic Resistance
Louisiana [28 pages] Louisiana's Antibiotic Resistance Program Report
Maine Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Maryland Maryland Alliance Working for Antibiotic Resistance Education

Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors: Antibiotic Stewardship

Antibiotic Resistance and MRSA

Michigan Michigan Antibiotic Resistance Reduction Coalition
Minnesota Minnesota Judicious Antibiotic Use Program
Mississippi Antibiotics Aren’t Always the Answer

Antibiotic Resistance Can Harm (ARCH)

Kansas City Antibiotic Resistance Task Force (KART)

Montana State Antibiograms and susceptibility testing reports
Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship at The Nebraska Medical Center
Nevada Nevadans for Antibiotic Awareness
New Hampshire [32 pages] New Hampshire: Recommendations for the Prevention and Control of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms
New Jersey Get Smart New Jersey
New Mexico Antibiotics Are Not Always the Answer
New York Wise Antibiotics Information Team
North Carolina

Carolinas Antimicrobial Stewardship Effort

Antibiotic Resistance & Appropriate Antibiotic Use

North Dakota North Dakota Department of Health: Healthcare Associated Infections
Ohio Ohio Coalition for Antibiotic Resistance Education
Oklahoma Oklahoma Quality Improvement Organization: Antimicrobial Stewardship
Oregon Alliance Working for Antibiotic Resistance Education

Antibiotic Resistance Awareness Initiative

Childcare and Antibiotics: Know When to Say No

Rhode Island State of Rhode Island Department of Health: Disease Prevention
South Carolina

Carolinas Antimicrobial Stewardship Effort

Antibiotic Resistance & Appropriate Antibiotic Use

Tennessee Tennessee's Appropriate Antibiotic Use Campaign
Texas Infectious Disease Control: Antibiotic Resistance
Utah Community Awareness Initiatives...
Vermont Get Smart Vermont: Antibiotics Aren’t Always the Answer

Get Smart Virginia

Virginia Department of Health Drug Resistance and Antibiotic Stewardship

Washington The Washington State Antibiotic Resistance Campaign
Washington DC The District of Columbia Department of Health: Healthcare Associated Infections
West Virginia West Virginia Medical Institute: Creating an Antibiotic Stewardship Program in Your Hospital
Wisconsin Wisconsin Department of Health Services: Antibiotic Resistance
Wyoming Healthcare-Associated Infection: Policies, Protocols, and Templates

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