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Screening for MRSA How to Swab

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Item #4594

Surveillance cultures for MRSA are an invaluable tool in today’s healthcare environment. By utilizing proper swabbing techniques, your facility can quickly identify MRSA infection and colonization, and prevent transmission. This program provides: a brief overview of MRSA; highlights why surveillance is conducted; emphasizes the importance of clean tests, proper labeling and documentation; visual demonstration of how to swab the nares (moist and dry swab); visual demonstration of how to swab the axilla and groin; and visual demonstration of how to swab a wound (Levine twirl and Z-stroke technique).

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