Action: prepare plan
Establish a whole health economy stewardship group and action planning.
Antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention and control strategy 2019-21 (provided by Kent and Medway STP).
Action: consider immunisation strategy
Review the need for an immunisation strategy that includes the monitoring and review of vaccine uptake across the system. Ensure that the local variances are reviewed and that action planning is in place to ensure uptake is above or at nationally set parameters.
Immunisation and vaccination strategy 2019-21 (provided by East Kent CCGs).
Action: align system frailty plans
Ensure that the system frailty plans are aligned with the principles of antibiotic stewardship. Working with commissioners to ensure services are commissioned to prevent infection in at risk groups.
Action: sepsis training and support
Ensure that all providers have the appropriate training and support to assess, identify and manage patients with sepsis.
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