October is MRSA Awareness Month
World MRSA Day Official Logo
MRSA Awareness Ribbon Official Color Teal Blue
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Teen & Youth MRSA Survivors Facebook Page– by Bethany Burke, MRSA Youth Champion
Jeanine Thomas, founder and president of MRSA Survivors Network and the first patient advocate in the U.S. to raise the alarm about MRSA was honored on Nov.12, 2015 in Boston with the MITSS ‘HOPE’ Award, which was sponsored by RL Solutions. The prestigious award was presented to her at MITSS’ annual event with several hundred of the Boston Medical Community in attendance. Ms. Thomas’ work includes: giving support to MRSA patients and their families, raising awareness and educating the public and healthcare community.
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- Basin Glove is the single use, latex free and powder free disposable bed bath liner used to help decrease healthcare -associated infections via the bed bath.
News and PR
Tis the season to give and please open your heart and donate to MRSA Survivors Network and help us raise awareness, stop MRSA infections and deaths. Your kind donation is tax deductible and you can be a MRSA Champion! Please … Continue reading
Join us Monday, Nov. 14th in Portland for a press conference/meeting at 10:00am to open our Oregon/Washington chapter and to help raise awareness. Ms.Regina Ibrahim has been appointed chapter director. Her daughter Nadja was infected with MRSA during brain surgery … Continue reading
…International MRSA Testing Week, April 1-7th is a global awareness campaign and its slogan, “Prevention Saves Lives,” draws critical attention for the need of healthcare facilities to screen upon admission high-risk patients and continue a surveillance program along with isolating … Continue reading
CHICAGO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — ‘The MRSA Epidemic – A Call to Action’ is this year’s global theme. United States government MRSA infection rates are vastly inaccurate and under reported in the United States with a significant lack of … Continue reading
MRSA Is A Major Global Health Threat (via PR Newswire) CHICAGO, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Antibiotic resistance continues at an alarming rate with the indiscriminate overuse of antibiotics given to humans and animals. The number one pathogen is MRSA … Continue reading
MRSA Screening Saves Lives – Int’l MRSA Testing Week April 1-7 (via PR Newswire) CHICAGO, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — “Get tested”, says MRSA Survivors Network’s founder and national spokesperson Jeanine Thomas. “It could save your life”. Healthcare-acquired infections, community-acquired … Continue reading