Long Term Care Resources

Urine Testing Algorithm in LTC/DSL

This updated and approved Urine Testing Algorithm in LTC/DSL resource was produced by Alberta Health Service’s Appropriateness & Stewardship Asymptomatic Bacteriuria (ASAB) Initiative.  It replaces the previous UTI in LTC Facilities Checklist

PDF file with clickable links

Supporting materials and contact information are available on the ASAB website.  

Nursing Home Associated Pneumonia checklist

Do Bugs Need Drugs is in the process of evaluating our NHAP materials, and updating their references and supporting resources.  If you have questions about these, please contact us directly at DBND@ahs.ca.  


February 6th, 2023