Accessibility Note: This site uses JavaScript menus, but not for animation. All menus should be accessible with JavaScript activated.

Vancomycin Resistant S. Aureus (VRSA)

Vancomycin-resistant S. aureus (VRSA) refers to bacteria that have complete resistance to an important antibiotic named vancomycin.VRSA may develop in persons with an underlying health condition, or with previous infections with the bacteria.

Information for the General Public

Information for Public Health Departments

Information for Healthcare Professionals

Resources

Contact

Utah Department of Health
Bureau of Epidemiology
801-538-6191
Fax: 801-538-9913
Email: epi@utah.gov
288 North 1460 West
PO Box 142104
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-2104

24-Hour Urgent Event & Disease Reporting

1-888-EPI-UTAH (374-8824)
 

Regular Business Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Site Map

Social Media