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<p>An outbreak of extremely drug-resistant <em>Acinetobacter baumannii</em> at multiple facilities in Oregon underscores an open secret: There are disincentives to telling the receiving facility that the patient has a history of a drug-resistant bacteria or other problematic pathogens.</p>

Communication Failures Let Multidrug-resistant Bug Spread Between Settings

Oregon law now requires that transferring facilities flag patient status