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Jan 21, 2017
Management of Methicillin - Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infections Federal Bureau of Prisons Clinical Practice Guidelines April 2012

http://www.bop.gov/resources/pdfs/mrsa.pdf

The BOP Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Methicillin -Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infections provide recommendations for the prevention, treatment, and containment of MRSA infections within federal correctional facilities.

Source: BOP

Jan 21, 2017
Healthcare-associated Infections

http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dhqp/ar_mrsa_ca.html

This website provides access to information on the identification, control and prevention of healthcare-associated infections.

Source: CDC

Jan 01, 2013
NIOSH Fact Sheet: Managers - Protect Correctional Staff from MRSA

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2013-120/?s_cid=3ni7d2fb0012320130100pm

This fact sheet provides information for managers in correctional settings (including wardens, administrators, risk managers, and supervisors) on how to prevent the spread of MRSA (methicillin- resistant Staphylococcus aureus).

Source: NIOSH

Oct 01, 2012
Living Near Livestock Raises MRSA Risk

http://ohsonline.com/articles/2012/10/12/living-near-livestock-raises-mrsa-risk.aspx

A new study, reported in OH&S Online, by researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Dutch colleagues found that regional density of livestock is an important risk factor for people without direct contact with the animals.

Source: OH&S

Dec 01, 2010
OSHA Hospital eTool: MRSA

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/hospital/hazards/mro/mrsa/mrsa.html

This electronic aid provides information (see Disclaimer) to help stop the spread of MRSA among employees and others working in healthcare and other industries.

Source: OSHA

Jan 01, 2009
MRSA Toolkit for Middle & High Schools

http://www.tpchd.org/health-wellness-1/mrsa-methicillin-resistant-staphylococcus-aureus/mrsa-toolkit-middle-high-schools/

This toolkit has been designed to help prevent and stop or reduce the spread of Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) skin infections in middle and high schools.

Source: TPCHD

Jan 01, 2009
MRSA Toolkit for Elementary Schools

http://www.tpchd.org/health-wellness-1/mrsa-methicillin-resistant-staphylococcus-aureus/mrsa-toolkit-elementary-schools/

This toolkit has been designed to help prevent and stop or reduce the spread of Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) skin infections in elementary schools.

Source: TPCHD

Jan 01, 2008
MRSA Toolkit for Childcare Programs

http://www.tpchd.org/health-wellness-1/mrsa-methicillin-resistant-staphylococcus-aureus/mrsa-toolkit-childcare-programs/

This toolkit has been designed to help prevent and stop or reduce the spread of Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) skin infections at childcare programs.

Source: TPCHD

Feb 01, 2006
MRSA Staph Infection in the Correctional Facility Fact Sheet

http://www.afscme.org/news/publications/workplace-health-and-safety/fact-sheets/methicillin-resistant-staphylococcus-aureus-mrsa-in-the-correctional-facility

Health and Safety Fact Sheet provided by AFSCME Corrections United.

Source: AFSCME