Urinary Tract Infection: Quality Improvement Resources and Tools


Urinary Tract Infection: Quality Improvement Resources & Tools

Clinical Practice Guideline

Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of the Initial UTI in Febrile Infants and Young Children 2–24 Months (Published September 2011; Reaffirmed December 2016)

Implementation Tools

AAP Section on Emergency Medicine Committee on Quality Transformation Clinical Algorithm for Emergency Department Evaluation and Management of UTI in Febrile Infants and Young Children This tool was developed by the Section on Emergency Medicine’s Committee on Quality Transformation and is based on their expert opinions in the field of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. This resource was not approved by the AAP Board of Directors.

Quality Improvement Project Resources

Value in Inpatient Pediatrics (VIP) Network: Quality Improvement for the Management of Children Hospitalized with Urinary Tract Infection (Q-UTI) Change Package – This change package was created for a VIP Network project. The change package is designed for pediatric hospitalists interested in eliminating harm and waste caused by over utilization.

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