Developing a Urine Culture Stewardship Program for Hospitalized Patients
Patients with Indwelling Urinary Catheters
A method is presented for designing and implementing a urine culture stewardship program for hospitalized patients with indwelling urinary catheters.
This information could be used by a number of different healthcare personnel from infection preventionists looking to establish a multidisciplinary program across a healthcare system to individual providers searching for ideas to improve patient safety on a single unit.
Designing and implementing a urine culture stewardship program includes:
current practices and outcomes to determine the potential benefit of urine culture stewardship for your institution.
your program for success.
initiatives you can incorporate into your program
reductions achieved with your program.
- Page last reviewed: January 30, 2019
- Page last updated: January 30, 2019
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