MORRIS, Ill., Oct. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — “MRSA must immediately become a top political priority, people are dying and suffering needlessly,” states Jeanine Thomas, founder of World MRSA Day and MRSA Survivors Network. “Everyone is at risk for a methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection just as the public is at risk for COVID -19.”
World MRSA Day – October 2 – World MRSA Awareness Month – October
The 12th Annual World MRSA Day, October 2 and World MRSA Awareness Month, October are designated annual awareness dates and draw critical attention to the global public health crisis. The ongoing MRSA Epidemic – A Call to Action is this year’s global theme.
In the United States MRSA patients can become financially ruined, chronically ill, permanently disabled and receive zero support or assistance from the federal government. Approximately 85% of all MRSA infections are acquired in healthcare facilities. Federal public