Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) WA Health has developed guidelines and resources for the management of people who acquire CA-MRSA with the aim of minimising the impact on them and their household contacts, as well as the broader community and healthcare services.
Resources for CA-MRSA
Resources for healthcare providers
Resources for consumers
Australian Collaborating Centre for Enterococcus and Staphylococcus Species (ACCESS) Typing and Research (formerly GPBTRU) in WA
MRSA isolates from public and private laboratories are referred to ACCESS for epidemiological typing. Reports include CA-MRSA data and trends. These reports are released annually by ACCESS typing and published by HAIU.
If you would like a copy of the latest report, please visit our reports page.