Evaluation/Treatment of Febrile Young Infants (0-56 days old)

Febrile Young Infant

This pathway is to be used for infants ≤ 56 days of age with documented / history of rectal / axillary temperature ≥ 38°C (100.4) in the ED, at home, or referring MD’s office regardless of the presence of a possible source.

Discuss Pathway Initiation with the Attending Physician if: