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References for "More scrutiny on spread of infections; health care industry resists surveillance." 

Articles about the Child taken to Mexico:

Article regarding the use of a few studies to argue against surveillance:

A Perspective on the Evidence Regarding Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Surveillance. J Patient Saf. 2012 Aug 7. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22874134 FREE ACCESS

Data on hospital rooms not being clean can be found at Hospital Compare: 

Good Op Ed on CRE.  

When Hospitals Become Killers -- Op-Ed WSJ. CRE is a deadly infection that is becoming more common in the United States. It kills up to 40% of those it infects. ""The outbreak (CRE) was finally contained by implementing tougher standards," said the NIH researchers—standards tougher than CDC guidelines."
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