GAO report, testimony about hospital infections
Health-care-associated infections in hospitals: Leadership Needed from HHS to Prioritize Prevention Practices and Improve Data on These Infections – Report to the Chairman, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives (March 2008)
Testimony before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives (April 16, 2008), given by Cynthia A. Bascetta, director of the Government Accountability Office's Health Care division. The statement includes information about HHS databases that contain HAI-related information (page 10).
See AHCJ's primer on MRSA.