Antibiotic Stewardship Certificate of Mastery (ASCOM™ – 10) – Registration
The ASCOM Program is a Certificate of Mastery Program that yields an official certificate and 6/10.0 contact hours for nurses. The program is a prerequisite to be eligible to sit for the NADONA Antibiotic Stewardship Specialist Board Certification. The ASCOM Program is designed to cover in-depth details of a comprehensive Antibiotic Stewardship program.
The ASCOM Program is offered online and in person site trainings. Courses are available at any time and are 6 weeks long per webinar(10 contact hours) or 1 day onsite training with 6 contact hours for nurses. A Certificate of Mastery is awarded at the time of completion but no credentials or designations. In order to earn a credential/designation, healthcare professionals must sit for the official ASCOM board certification (AS-BC).
The ASCOM program was specifically designed to meet the new CMS requirements for a formal antibiotic stewardship program. The content covered in the ASCOM program includes the following:
Effects of Antibiotic Resistance
Antibiotic Stewardship Overview
CDC Core Elements of an Antibiotic Stewardship Program
Monitoring and Compliance
For additional information, please contact:
Education Coordinator, NADONA
Cindy Fronning RN-BC, CDONA, FACDONA, RAC-CT, IP-BC, AS-BC
Director of Education, NADONA
If ordering for another person please add their name to purchase notes so they may be enrolled into the program. Use the email address of person taking this program.
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