Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)

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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a cause of staph infection that is difficult to treat because of resistance to some antibiotics. Staph infections can spread in hospitals, other health care facilities, and in the community. It’s important that everyone helps prevent infection and stop the spread of MRSA.

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MRSA Baseline Prevention Practices Assessment Tool For States Establishing HAI Prevention Collaborative
This tool from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) can help evaluate MRSA control efforts and assist in shared learning between state health departments and health care facilities regarding overall healthcare-associated infection (HAI) prevention efforts.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 09/21/2021    Date Last Modified: Sep 21 2021 3:48PM  
Inter-Facility Infection Control Transfer Form
This example Inter-Facility Infection Control patient transfer form from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) can assist in fostering communication during transitions of care.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 09/20/2021    Date Last Modified: Sep 20 2021 2:59PM