lecture discusses management of urinary tract infections and responsible use of
antibiotics from an infectious diseases point of view. Also covered are
situations in which the advanced practice provider (APP) should not use
antibiotics and how these situations should be handled with patients (for
example, what we should say to patients to explain WHY we should not use
antibiotics). Lastly, the APP will be able to recognize when infectious
diseases should be consulted to assist in management of these often complex
Continuing Education Instructions
and Disclosure Information:
available until 4/18/23.
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing
continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your
NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, and Speakers
Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Julie A. Starr, PhD, APRN – Consultant for The Prometheus Group
There are no other Planning Committee disclosures to declare.
of Interest Disclosure:
Stapleton, MD FACP, FIDSA – Consultant for GlaxoSmithKline
There are no other speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
The Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) is accredited with
distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American
Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
SUNA accreditation is reciprocal in the states and specialty organizations that
recognize the ANCC-COA accreditation process. SUNA is also an approved provider
of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing,
Provider Number CEP 5556. Accreditation and approved provider status of NCPD
does not imply ANCC-COA approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or
educational content. SUNA urges all participants to be aware of the CE
requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.
After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to discuss
management of urinary tract infections and responsible use of antibiotics from
an infectious diseases point of view.
MD, FACP, FIDSA,