Transmittal Notice 19-11
The purpose of this Transmittal Notice (TN) is to transmit a copy of the new Part 3, Chapter 39, “Antimicrobial Stewardship Program,” Indian Health Manual (IHM). The purpose of this chapter is to establish multidisciplinary guidelines for the development of local policies and procedures for Indian Health Service (IHS) facilities to provide antimicrobial stewardship to protect patient safety and public health.
/Michael D. Weahkee/
RADM Michael D. Weahkee, MBA, MHSA
Assistant Surgeon General, U.S. Public Health Service
Principal Deputy Director
Indian Health Service
Part 3, Chapter 39, “Antimicrobial Stewardship Program,” IHM.
Insert the attached copy of new Part 3, Chapter 39, “Antimicrobial Stewardship Program,” IHM, including the chapter Table of Contents, in its place.
Log and file this TN in sequential order.