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Maryland doctors, lawmakers argue over what to do about MRSA

Baltimore Sun, March 3, 2008
Some say the recent defeat of two MRSA bills in Maryland leaves thousands of hospital and nursing home patients more vulnerable to the deadly pathogen. Michael Bennett, director of the Coalition for Patients Rights said he was "shocked, befuddled and dismayed at the duplicity of the healthcare leadership and how they're responding to this crisis." According to the Maryland Hospital Association, however, the legislation was flawed.