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If you have a MRSA infection (correctional staff).
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2013-126, 2013 Jan; :1
If you have a MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) infection: Follow medical advice; Return to work as directed; Don't touch the sore or the pus; Keep the sore clean and covered; Wash your hands frequently; Don't share personal items at work or home. Protect yourself; Protect your co-workers; Protect your family.
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DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2013-126; B20130206
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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