Antibiotics Awareness Week, November 13-19, 2017

U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week (formerly “Get Smart About Antibiotics Week”) is an annual one-week observance to raise awareness of the threat of antibiotic resistance and the importance of appropriate antibiotic prescribing and use. Join CDC and partners to celebrate the effort to combat the spread of antibiotic resistance and improve patient safety. Visit https://www.cdc.gov/antibiotic-use/week/index.html

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The Institute for Healthcare Improvement salutes Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals for their generous support of this year's Patient Safety Awareness Week.