Infectious Disease in Illinois

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)

General
Health Care
Schools
Reports
Laws

General

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Health Beat (MRSA)

Prevention and Containment of Staphylococcal Infections in Community Settings - PDA

Questions and Answers About Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus for Pet Owners Health Beat

Community-Associated MRSA Information for the Public, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention.

Overview of Community-Associated MRSA, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention.

MRSA Educational Materials (posters), U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

National MRSA Education Initiative, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

MRSA and the Workplace, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

 

Health Care

Guidelines for the Primary Care Provider (MRSA)

Outpatient management of skin and soft tissue infections in the era of community- associated MRSA, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Management of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms In Healthcare Settings, 2006, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Information About MRSA for Healthcare Personnel, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Overview of Healthcare-associated MRSA, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

 

Schools

Basic Hygiene Guidelines for the Prevention of Staphylococcal Infections in Schools

Guidance for Schools and Student Athletes about Community-Associated Staphylococcus Aureus (CA-MRSA) Infections

Guidelines for the Primary Care Provider (MRSA)

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Health Beat (MRSA)

Recommendations for the Prevention of Staphylococcal Infections for Schools

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Schools (FAQs), U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

 

Reports

Trends in Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Illinois based on Hospital Discharge Data: 2009-2013

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Illinois Hospitals: 2002 – 2008

MRSA in Illinois: Descriptive Analysis of Hospital Discharge Data 2002-2006

MRSA Trends in Illinois Hospitals: 2002-2007

 

Laws

MRSA Screening and Reporting Act, 210 ILCS 83

Prevention and Control of Multidrug-Resistant Organisms, Public Act 95-282





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