DOH: Collaboration to Launch Antibiotic Stewardship Programs in NYS LTC Facilities Project Announcement

Lisa Volk and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) is pleased to announce the launch of an upcoming quality improvement project, Collaboration to Launch Antibiotic Stewardship Programs (CLASP), to support long-term care facilities (LTCFs) with implementing or expanding antibiotic stewardship programs. This project is the latest in a series of prevention projects offered by NYSDOH to enhance infection prevention and control activities within the LTCF setting. See the attached for full details.

NYSHFA CONTACTS:

Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15

Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Sr. Director, Member Operational Support
518-462-4800 x20