Antibiotic Action (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy)
Established by BSAC in 2011, Antibiotic Action is a global public awareness initiative to inform about infection prevention and control, drug resistance, and the appropriate use of antibiotics.
A campaign where health or social care professionals, members of the public and students, educators or scientists can pledge to become an 'Antibiotic Guardian'.
Start Smart Then Focus (Public Health England)
Aimed at secondary care, this toolkit supports the development of antimicrobial stewardship.
TARGET antibiotic toolkit (Royal College of General Practitioners)
'Treat Antibiotics Responsibly, Guidance, Education and Tools' (TARGET) is a toolkit aimed at the primary care team to support antimicrobial stewardship. Included in the toolkit are a number of leaflets aimed at members of the public and which includes: 'Treating Your Infection - Respiratory Tract Infection' for community pharmacy.
ToDipOrNotToDip (Originaly led by NHS Bath and North East Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group)
An evidence-based system to manage the diagnosis and management of urinary tract infections in people living in care homes which has successfully reduced the inappropriate use of antibiotics. This pathway has now been built into the PHE/NICE guidance for management of lower UTIs.