MRSA Care & Prevention

What is MRSA? MRSA (pronounced MURR-sah) is an acronym that stands for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Simply put, MRSA is a staph infection that is resistant to certain types of antibiotics. MRSA is not just antibiotic-resistant bug; it causes a particularly aggressive form of staph infection. When MRSa affects the skin, it can cause cellulitis and […]

Reducing Medical Tape Cross Contamination: Single Use Rolls and Pre-Cut Strips

If you are a nurse, surgical resident, or really anyone who works in the fast-paced hospital environment, you need quick, convenient access to medical tape. Whether you are securing a tube in the NICU or doing a quick wound check and bandage replacement on pre-rounds, looking around for a piece of tape is not time […]