The NPAD Toolkit offers a variety of educational materials and templates to raise awareness of penicillin allergy within your health system, private practice and community. View and use print products, press materials, and e-tools to support National Penicillin Allergy Day.

How to Participate

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This is an easily digestible list of the many ways you and your organization can get involved in National Penicillin Allergy Day.

HOW TO USE:

Follow the links provided in the downloadable pdf and share this list with your colleagues and friends.

NPAD Poster (11"x17")

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This poster highlights penicillin allergies and educates on the importance of awareness and National Penicillin Allergy Day.

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This can be printed and hung on the wall in local offices and hospitals.

We Are Penicillin Allergy Aware Poster Template

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This is a template poster that allows organizations to promote their involvement with National Penicillin Allergy Day and the success of a penicillin allergy testing program.

HOW TO USE:

This document can be customized according to your organization’s penicillin allergy skin testing program.

Patient Education Brochure

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This is a consumer friendly brochure with an infographic and patient and physician discussion guide.

HOW TO USE:
This can be printed and placed in local offices and hospitals.

Patient Results Card

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"The purpose of this card is to ensure that the patient is aware of their penicillin allergy skin test result and encourage them to share their results with all other healthcare providers they see.

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This card can be handed to the patient after a penicillin allergy skin test is performed and can be kept in their wallet so that their allergy status stays with them for future healthcare visits.

Social Media 101

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This is a social media 101 document that includes a brief overview of guidelines for posting social media posts on National Penicillin Allergy Day. This includes 5-6 social media post templates that recipients can use to post on Facebook and Twitter.

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This document can be used to tailor social media efforts.

Click here to go to the NPAD Social Media page for more information.

Newsletter/E-blast Template

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This is a template newsletter that focuses on how drug rashes are often misunderstood and how we can educate on the importance of penicillin allergy testing.

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This is a template document that should be tailored according to the audience. 

Grand Rounds Presentation Template

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This is a PowerPoint presentation template that reviews the growing threat of antibiotic resistance and the value of penicillin allergy assessment.

HOW TO USE:
Download this PowerPoint to customize and hold a National Penicillin Allergy Day presentation at your facility or share with your referring physicians.

NPAD Press Release Template

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This is a press release template for organizations to announce its participation and spread awareness of National Penicillin Allergy Day.

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Download this Word document and fill in placeholder text that is specific to your organization or practice. Then, share the press release with your local media outlets, post to your website and social media accounts.

CDC Infographic

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Utilize penicillin allergy infographics designed by the CDC in support of NPAD! The provider-focused images can be used to educate other healthcare providers, and the consumer-focused images are good to use on your websites, social media, and other local patient outreach.

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Click here to download

"For Providers" 

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"For Consumers"