Product code: GS-014
Designed specifically for the Native American community, this trifold brochure educates patients on key issues pertaining to antibiotic use.
This brochure explains how taking antibiotics when they are not needed creates antibiotic resistance, which requires patients to take stronger medicine or stay in the hospital to get well.
It can teach patients:
· What an...
· What an antibiotic is
· The reason antibiotics do not work for a cold or the flu
· The adverse effects of taking antibiotics when they are not needed
· What to do when someone has the flu or a cold
The brochure is produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work campaign and is sold in packages of 100.
For more information on the Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work campaign, please visit the Get Smart website.
-Pam Gibson, RN, Clinical Quality Audit Analyst, Sr. Amerigroup Quality Management Plan