AMS Toolkit

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The Commonwealth Pharmacists Antimicrobial Stewardship (CwPAMS) toolkit acts as a repository of resources and aims to improve antimicrobial stewardship as well as supporting implementation of antimicrobial stewardship programmes. The short video guide below will help you utilise the toolkit and get the most out of it.

Funding acknowledgements 

The CPD courses in the AMS programme were developed as an outcome of the CwPAMS project, supported by Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET) and Commonwealth Pharmacists Association using Official Development Assistance funding, through the Department of Health and Social Care’s Fleming Fund (FF). The views expressed in this course are those of the authors and contributors and not necessarily those of the NHS, FF or THET. More information about CwPAMS is available here.

AMS Programme acknowledgements

The CPD courses in the AMS programme were co-created by the Commonwealth Partnerships on Antimicrobial Stewardship (CwPAMS) teams based in Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda, United Kingdom and Zambia.

Authors: Kelly Alexander, Diane Ashiru-Oredope, Nikki D’Arcy, Indu Das
Reviewers: Melanie Gardner, Manjula Halai, Ifunanya Ikhile, Kirandeep Panesar-Ghatahora, Winnie Nambatya
Course Development: Page Medical Communications Ltd
Project Lead: Manjula Halai

Published: June 2021
Review date: June 2024

This toolkit outlines strategies and projects that a healthcare organisation could implement as part of an AMS workplan and gives case examples of the CwPAMS projects.

CwPAMS Toolkit Video Guide

To download the toolkit as a PDF file, click here. To access the toolkit appendices, click here.

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Note: This is a resource, a certificate of completion is not issued for this.