21st July 2023

Quality standard consultation

BSAC will issue a formal response to this consultation. Members who wish to comment can do so by completing and returning this Comments form via email to: fdrummond@bsac.org.uk by 5pm Thursday 17 August 2023.

Overview:
This quality standard will cover preventing infection in newborn babies (up to and including 28 days corrected gestational age), treating pregnant women whose babies are at risk of infection, and treating newborn babies with suspected or confirmed infection. It includes when to give antibiotics to prevent and treat neonatal infection.

Neonatal Infection briefing paper

Supporting documentation:
Draft quality standard
Equality impact assessment

GP? Pharmacist? Researcher? Social Scientist? Whatever field you work in, if you’re committed to fighting infection then we want you to join us as a BSAC Member.
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