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Take Everyday Preventive Actions
Wash Your Hands - Hand hygiene is the single most effective way to prevent the spread of infection to yourself and others.
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What are multi-drug resistant organisms (MDRO)?
Multi-drug resistant organisms (MDRO) are germs that are resistant to one or more classes of antibiotics. The most common multi-drug resistant organisms include:
- Methicillin-resistant Staph aureus (MRSA)
- Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE).
- Clostridium Difficile (C. diff).
Seasonal Influenza (Flu)
The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness and can even lead to death. The single best way to protect against the ever-changing flu virus is to get vaccinated each year.