1. Tap the above "Download" button on your phone to install.
2. Select "Browse Guidance" and then choose "Saskatchewan Health Authority"
Note: For desktop access, you should use a modern web-browser such as Microsoft Edge, Safari, Google Chrome or Firefox.
Antimicrobial usage (DDD/1000 patient days) on medical wards at Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon was compared pre and post implementation of Firstline.
Ten months following the launch of Firstline, a user satisfaction survey was delivered to SHA employees. Data from 182 respondents indicated that users are highly satisfied and consider Firstline to be a useful resource.
Nine months following the launch of Firstline, there were 733 active users who accessed the app an average of 1.4 times per day. Active users were composed of a wide range of healthcare professionals.
The most commonly accessed guidelines (orange), pathogens (green) and antimicrobials (purple) are displayed.