Antimicrobial resistance networks in England

Norwich CCG

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West Norfolk CCG

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South Norfolk CCG

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North Norfolk CCG

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Great Yarmouth and Waveney CCG

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Mid and South Essex STP Antimicrobial Stewardship Network

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough System wide AMR Network

The aims of the group are to: Promote excellence in antimicrobial stewardship across the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Health System, including across the Primary – Secondary…

Leeds City AMR Network

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Gloucestershire AMR network

The Gloucestershire AMS network was started in July 2017, and meets quarterly. The chair of the meeting from 2017 to present was Dave McConologue, Consultant…

Dorset AMR working group

The Network aims to: Advise and support clinical commissioning decisions on the introduction of new drugs, maintenance and updating of specific chapters of the Dorset…

South West Antimicrobial Pharmacists’ Group

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Surrey CCGs AMR Network

Medicine Management Teams across Surrey CCGs set up a collaborative working group for antimicrobial resistance in August 2018 in response to medicines optimisation priorities. Whilst…

Kent, Surrey and Sussex Antimicrobial Network

The network’s aims are: To promote excellence in antimicrobial stewardship within organisations in the KSS locality through sharing of good practice and resources (including IT…

North Central London Antimicrobial Pharmacists’ Network

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Somerset Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Assurance Committee (SIPAAC)

INFECTION PREVENTION and CONTROL To ensure robust and measurable infection prevention and control systems are evident within Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group commissioned services, where Somerset…

North East London Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy Group

The NEL AMRSG is responsible for ensuring the implementation of a co-ordinated North East London approach to the government’s  published 20-year vision and 5-year national…

Sheffield CCG AMR network

The main remits of the Sheffield Antimicrobial Stewardship Group are: To optimise antimicrobial prescribing practice in primary and secondary care also including out of hours…

Cheshire and Merseyside STP AMR Board

The current priority areas for the Board are to: Develop Local AMR Action Plans in each one of the three Place Based Care Systems. Develop…

Greater Manchester AMR co-ordinating group

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HCAI/AMR network for Cumbria and Lancashire

Network meet quarterly Membership; Local microbiologist Infection prevention and control leads (from acute and community trusts, councils) PHE CCG (including medicines management, quality and IPCNs)…

Nottinghamshire Antimicrobial Stewardship Group

Group formed as a subgroup of the Nottinghamshire-wide Infection, Prevention and Control Group December 2015 Cross organisational work to agree a common AMR message for…

Berkshire AMS network

The aims of the network are: To promote excellence in antimicrobial stewardship within organisations in Berkshire, through sharing of good practice and resources (including IT…

South West London CCGs AMR network

The South West London (SWL) CCG’s Antimicrobial Resistance Group aims to support the reduction of inappropriate antimicrobial prescribing in primary care. The group supports healthcare…

South West Yorkshire AMR network

The South West Yorkshire AMR network allows joint working across the 7 local CCGs, 4 acute trusts, 2 community trusts, 2 mental health trusts, local…

Hertfordshire and West Essex STP AMR network

We are an informal network comprising of the AMR medicines optimisation leads from Herts Valleys, East and North Herts and West Essex CCGs. We work…

Devon Antimicrobial Resistance Group (DARG)

The group is responsible for ensuring the implementation of a co-ordinated Devon wide antimicrobial stewardship strategy to deliver the aims of the Department of Health…

East Kent Antimicrobial Stewardship Group

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RMOC (London) Antimicrobial Resistance / Stewardship Subgroup

The RMOC (London) Antimicrobial Resistance / Stewardship Subgroup is a network that brings together multi-disciplinary practitioners and other network leads with an interest in AMR…

NHS Manchester CCG AMR Network

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Birmingham Antibiotic Advisory Group

The Birmingham Antibiotic Advisory Group consists of local Microbiologists, Antibiotic Pharmacists, CCG Medicines Management Pharmacists, GPs and PHE West Midlands. The group meets to discuss…

North Yorkshire Antimicrobial Stewardship Group

The North Yorkshire Antimicrobial Stewardship Group (NYAMSG) was established in October 2016 to oversee antimicrobial stewardship at scale where possible across the North Yorkshire CCGs,…

AMR network BaNES, Swindon and Wiltshire STP

AMR network BaNES, Swindon and Wiltshire STP is a group which aiming to promote an optimal use of antimicrobials and good stewardship across all sectors.…

Cornwall Antimicrobial Resistance Group (CARG)

Cornwall Antimicrobial Resistance Group (CARG) is a ‘One Health’ group which emerged in response to the UK Five Year Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy (2013 to 2018).…

West Kent, North Kent and Medway Antimicrobial Stewardship Group (ASG)

The group is responsible for ensuring the implementation of a co-ordinated West Kent wide response to the Department of Health (DoH) and Department for Environment…

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaboration

The role of this multidisciplinary group is to work together across human and animal health to prevent antimicrobial resistance by promoting optimal antibiotic use. To:…

Lewisham, Greenwich, and Bexley Antimicrobial Network

NHS Bexley, Greenwich, Lewisham CCGs antimicrobial leads work with the microbiology consultants & antimicrobial pharmacists from Lewisham, and Greenwich NHS Hospital Trust, and colleagues from…

Yorkshire and Humber Antimicrobial Pharmacy Group

Yorkshire and Humber Antimicrobial Pharmacy (YAHAP) Group consists of a group of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians as well as representation from the regional microbiologist group…

Regional Antimicrobial Pharmacists: London Network

This London Antimicrobial Pharmacist group is a collaboration of specialist antimicrobial pharmacists from across the capital city. The group works to integrate and complement the…

West Midlands Regional Antimicrobial Pharmacists’ Group

The aims of the group are to work collaboratively across the geography in order to improve quality standards and efficiency of anti-microbial pharmacy practice across…

South Central Antimicrobial Network

The South Central Antimicrobial Network is composed of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians with a specialist interest in antimicrobials. The members represent Acute Hospital Trusts, Community…

North West Antibiotic Pharmacists’ Group (NWAPG)

To support the philosophy of antimicrobial stewardship within the North West region. Antimicrobial stewardship is defined as: “an organisational or healthcare-system-wide approach to promoting and…

East Midlands Antimicrobial Pharmacists’ Network

OBJECTIVE To empower Antimicrobial Pharmacists to continuously improve antimicrobial stewardship and infection management across the region through: Networking Sharing best practice Shared learning Peer-support Benchmarking…

Regional Antimicrobial Pharmacists’ Network for the East of England

The East of England Antimicrobial Pharmacists’ Network group is a very strong network of all the Antimicrobial Pharmacists working in this region. The main aim…