Recurrent MRSA Skin Infections

Personal and Hand Hygiene

Practice frequent hand hygiene with soap and water and/or alcohol-based hand gels, especially after touching infected skin or wound bandages

Cover draining wounds with clean, dry bandages

Do not share personal items such as

razors, used towels or clothing before

Regular bathing

Avoid shaving

Launder clothing, sheets, towels in hot water

Clean all personal sporting clothing/equipment