This practice was recognized as a LEADing practice by Canada Health Infoway as part of the “Knowing is Better” education campaign, in partnership with Accreditation Canada

The Calgary Antimicrobial Stewardship Working Group, comprised of pharmacists, academic researchers, software developers, and physicians created Spectrum MD, a novel locally customized antimicrobial stewardship smartphone app. This freely available app facilitates simplified access to treatment guidelines, clinical pathways local resitance data and general information on pathogens and antimicrobials to aid clinicans in the antimicrobial decision-making process.

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