- •Simple infection control measures can help to eliminate MRSA transmission in NICU.
- •Improving hand hygiene and environmental hygiene compliance are pivotal.
- •Active surveillance to detect positive cases and contact precaution are crucial.
- •Cohorting outborn babies prior to surveillance swab result is key to prevention.
- •Sustainability of results need reinforcement of infection control practices.
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Funding/support: This work was supported by a grant from the Hospital Medicine Academic Clinical Programme fund for Quality Improvement Projects.
Conflicts of interest: None to report.