Pathway for the Evaluation and Treatment of Children with Febrile UTI

Goals

To standardize:

Metrics

Percent of patients treated with empiric antibiotic in the ED with a positive UA/urine dip defined as:

Percent of patients treated with appropriate antibiotic in the ED (cephalexin)

Percent of febrile children in a cohort of patients < 2 years of age with fever, that are appropriately screened with UA and culture